Leesa Vs Casper Vs Tuft & Needle Vs Saatva Mattress Review

September 20, 2017

Instead of comparing two mattresses together, this review will give you a 4-mattress comparison. With this review, I won’t dig too deep into the details of each mattress. This aims to avoid too-long reviews, which may cause bore when reading. However, the review won’t skip the most necessary features of each mattress. Here is the full Leesa vs. Casper vs. Tuft & Needle vs. Saatva Mattress Review.


Casper’s Construction

Casper is designed as a hybrid foam mattress. It is built from the combination of 4 layers of foam for total 9.5 inches in thickness.

The top layer is 1.5″ of responsive poly foam. The middle layer is 1.5″ of memory foam. The third layer is 1.5″ of poly foam. And the base is 5″ of support foam. as many hybrid foam mattresses, this  Casper mattress can provide great cooling and comfort through the responsive poly foam, with solid support from the bottom layer. Along with that, the combination of two top layers helps this mattress provide great contour and softness.

Casper mattress layers

Casper mattress layers (top to bottom) – 1.5″ poly foam, 1.5″ memory foam, 1.5″ poly foam, 5.0″ base foam

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Leesa’s Construction

Leesa is also a hybrid foam mattress. It is designed with 3 layers of foam for total 10 inches in thickness. The top layer is 2″ of Avena foam, which acts the same as Latex does in terms of comfort and cooling, but it is more durable than latex, giving it greater longevity. The middle layer of the Leesa is 2″ of memory foam. And finally, the base of the Leesa is 6″ of support foam. Due to this unique design, Leesa can provide a great balance of cooling, comfort, and support.

leesa mattress layers

Leesa mattress layers (top to bottom): 2″ of Avena foam, 2″ of memory foam, 6″ of high-density support foam

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Tuft & Needle Construction

Tuft & Needle is designed with the simple construction that uses a 2-layer construction and the same materials for a total. In addition, this mattress comes in 10 inches in thickness. The top layer is 3″ of poly foam and the bottom layer is 7″ of support foam. The overall feel of this mattress is good softness but not type of too soft feel.

Tuft & Needle foam mattress layers

Tuft & Needle foam mattress layers (top to bottom): 3″ polyurethane comfort foam, 7″ polyurethane support foam

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Saatva Construction

Saatva mattresses use 2-layers of coil-on-coil construction and it is designed with a euro-style pillow-top. Due to this unique design, it provides unique feels. The top layer is paired with a thin layer of memory foam and a euro-style pillow topper to achieve the exceptional softness and comfort. In addition, the top coil layer consists of 884 individually wrapped coils. These coils are wrapped in a layer of foam, which is responsible for providing great contouring to body curves, and edge support for the mattress. Lastly, the bottom layer has 416 high-profile hourglass coils, which supports the mattress as a whole.

Saatva mattress layers (top to bottom)

Saatva mattress layers (top to bottom) – Euro-style pillow top, 0.5″ coil encasement foam, 4″ foam encasement coils, 7″ high-profile coils, 0.5″ coil encasement foam, & 5″ of edge support foam

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Casper Firmness

Casper comes at a 6-7 out of 10 on the firmness scale (where 10 is the firmest level). It is slightly firm, which can suit the needs of several heavy sleepers, but truly heavy sleepers still need to consider if choosing this mattress. In addition, though it has good firmness, Casper can still provide pronounced hug feel, and nice contour, which your body can feel greatly supportive.

Casper mattress firmness

Casper firmness – medium / medium firm, 6 out of 10, where 10 is the most firm

Leesa Firmness

Leesa has medium firmness. It is rated at a 6 out of 10 on the firmness scale. The Leesa has a balanced feel of comfort and support due to the pronounced hug, linkage, and body contour. Due to the consistent feel, it can satisfy a wide range of sleepers.

Leesa mattress firmness

Leesa mattress firmness- 6 out of 10 on the firmness scale

Tuft & Needle Firmness

Tuft & Needle has medium firmness. It sits at a 6-6.5 on the firmness scale. When lying on the mattress, it is easy to feel the pronounced sinkage and softness. It will be well supportive to side sleepers and back sleepers. However, Tuft & Needle still provides floating feeling.

Tuft & Needle Mattress Firmness

Tuft & Needle Mattress Firmness – 6-6.5 out of 10 on the firmness scale

Saatva Firmness

Saatva’s mattresses have 3 different firmness levels. The Saatva Plush Soft is 3.5 out of 10 on the firmness scale. The Saatva Luxury Firm is 6 out of 10 on the firmness scale. And the Saatva Firm is 8-8.5 out of 10 on the firmness scale. Due to the multiple options, Saatva can suit the needs of the wider range of sleepers.

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Saatva firmness – 3 options available, plush (3 out of 10), luxury firm (6 out of 10), and firm (8 out of 10)

Casper Vs. Leesa Vs. Tuft & Needle Vs Saatva Mattress Comparison

 CasperLeesaTuft & NeedleSaatva
Layers4 foam layers3 foam layers2 foam layers2 spring layers, euro style pillow top
Construction1.5" responsive poly foam, 1.5" memory, 1.5" poly foam, 5.0" support foam2" Avena, 2" memory, 6" support foam3" poly foam, 7" support foampillow top, 884 comfort coils, 416 support coils
Height9.5"10"10"11.5" and 14.5"
Cover2-tone, white and grey, soft, stretchy4 bar design, one seamless piece of fabricultra thin, all white, T&N logo embossedtraditional white / cream, euro-style pillow top
Firmness6-7 out of 106 out of 106-6.5 out of 103 tiers of firmness, soft (3.5), neutral (6), and firm (8-8.5)
SupportGoodVery GoodGoodVery Good
Motion TransferMinimalMinimalMinimalModerate
Warranty10 years10 years10 years15 years
Trial Period100 days100 days100 days120 days
ShippingFree, 1-5 daysFree, 3-5 daysFree, 1-5 days$99, 7-15 days, full service
ReturnsFull money back, they come take mattress for freeFull money back, they come take mattress for freeFull money back, they come take mattress for freeFull money back except for $99 delivery fee, they come take mattress

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