Such a setup will likely lack the sophistication of pre-produced hybrids, but it will nevertheless provide at least basic hybrid mattress characteristics.
Hybrid mattresses are the latest fad in the mattress world. It seems like most manufacturers are coming out with a model or two. But what is a hybrid mattress and what are some of the pros and cons? Is this the next best thing in sleep hygiene, or just marketing hype? Let’s take a closer look.
Ratings are based on 810+ owner experiences of various memory foam hybrid mattress models including but not necessarily limited to Serta iComfort Hybrid / iSeries, Sealy Posturepedic Hybrid, Simmons Recharge Hybrid and Black, and Tempur-Pedic Flex.
A hybrid mattress combines a steel coil support system with one or more types of foam, such as polyurethane foam, memory (or visco elastic) foam, or latex foam, as well as foams that contain gel or other materials.