Purple vs Tempur-Pedic

What Tempur-Pedic doesn’t want you to know

If you enjoy spending more for less, Tempur-Pedic is the brand for you. For the rest of us, we’ll take the tested and validated solutions that only the GelFlex® Grid can offer — and traditional mattresses can’t. 

94% Customer Satisfaction

114K 5-Star Reviews

Voted Best Overall Cooling Mattress

120+ Patents in Sleep Innovation

100-Night Trial

Better price. Way better bed.

Skip the 90-day “break-in” period

Excited to walk on your mattress for 10 minutes every day to “soften” it? We didn’t think so. Purple mattresses offer instant comfort. 

Skip the sucked-in, smother-y sensation 

Unless you like feeling like you’re literally stuck in bed, opt for Purple’s balance of conforming comfort and support — and get up nice and easy. 

Sleep 3.5x cooler, for $3k less

The math speaks for itself — go Purple and get cooler sleep for your buck. 

*Based on independent studies conducted with Purple’s Premier line and competitors.

Purple
Tempur
5-Star Reviews
Purple

114k+

5-star reviews

Tempur

47k

5-star reviews

Forbes Top 300 in Customer Service
Purple

2024

Award

Tempur

Cooling
Purple

Proven

3.5X cooler

than Tempur

Tempur

Ease of Movement
Purple

Instantly adaptive technology

prevents sleep interruption

Tempur

Slow, delayed-response memory

foam may disrupt sleep

Edge Support
Purple

Easy in + out of bed —

durable, sag-resistant edges

Tempur

Weak foam edges may sink with

time + wear

The best for your body

The GelFlex® Grid is designed to offer a universally life-changing sleep for all bodies and sleep positions. 

Couple in bed with SoftStretch sheets

Unlike slow-to-respond memory foam, GelFlex® Grid instantly responds to movement, so you don’t feel stuck + reduce night disruptions by 21%.1

Grid showing heat disipation

Exclusive GelFlex® Grid doesn't trap heat so you sleep up to 4x cooler than on leading competitor mattresses.2

Only the GelFlex® Grid cradles pressure points while maintaining support, making it the only innovation to pass the Raw Egg Test.

Grid showing instant pressure relief

Durable, bounce-back GelFlex® Grid keeps back and limbs properly supported for ideal alignment + 40% less pain.3

Ready for the best sleep of your life?

Purple’s proprietary GelFlex® Grid is the reason our mattresses consistently outperform competitors. 

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What it does

Breathable, stretch material flexes seamlessly.

Why it matters

Optimizes the GelFlex® Grid + stays fresh.

What it does

Dissipates heat + relieves pressure.

Why it matters

Helps you fall asleep faster + sleep deeper.

What it does

Increases support + mattress durability.

Why it matters

Makes it easy to get in + out of bed.

What it does

Dissipates heat + offers responsive comfort.

Why it matters

Enhances pressure relief + temperature balance.

What it does

Fortifies + preserves mattress edge.

Why it matters

Prevents sagging + extends mattress longevity.

What it does

Provides targeted support + air flow.

Why it matters

Promotes body alignment + refreshing sleep.

The best sleep ever, according to 114k+ 5-star reviews.

People love Purple — read why 98% of Purple customers would shop with us again.

Find your perfect mattress

We’re here to help you find that just-right fit — take our Mattress Quiz for personalized recommendations based on your sleep habits (and hurdles). 

Mattress quiz

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    The instantly adaptive GelFlex® Grid at a price you'll love.

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    Purple Mattress®

    The instantly adaptive GelFlex® Grid that made Purple famous, with comfort foam for added pressure relief.

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    • 2” of GelFlex Grid instantly adapts as you move

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    Purple Plus® Mattress

    GelFlex® Grid paired with Ultra Comfort Layer + 2X base foam for extra stability and motion isolation. 

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    • Medium feel

    • 2” of GelFlex Grid instantly adapts as you move

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    Purple Restore™ Hybrid Mattress

    Upgrade to the enhanced benefits of GelFlex®Grid with hybrid responsive pressure relief and cooling. 

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    • Available in soft or firm

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    Provides core body support plus extra comfort + cooling benefits, for uninterrupted sleep.

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    • Available in soft or firm

    • 3” GelFlex® Grid instantly adapts + boosts comfort

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    Purple RestorePremier™ Hybrid Mattress

    Sleep deeper with best-in-class cooling, superior pressure relief + aligning support for restorative sleep.

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    • Available in soft or firm

    • 3” GelFlex® Grid instantly adapts + boosts comfort

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