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What is Latex, Memory Foam and Pocketed Spring Mattress?

July 16, 2019

What is Latex, Memory Foam and Pocketed Spring Mattress?

What are the most important things you thought about when you are deciding to purchase a mattress for your bed? Most probably the comfort, health, and durability. Today in Singapore, we have so many different types of mattress available in the market which, sometimes, make difficult for us to decide that which one is better. While there are many popular types of the mattress for beds available but here we will discuss the most popular types like hybrid latex and memory foam mattress. This information will help you to choose the most comfortable mattress.


Latex mattress also is known as the natural mattress because of the way they have been made. Latex is the liquid sap of the rubber tree. This sap has been processed into big blocks to turn them into the comfortable foam. Therefore, this type of mattress for bedding is the most natural mattress available in the market. Some people support the idea of using the sap of the rubber tree where other believes that it is not a good idea to get comfortable for you by erasing nature.

Pros of latex mattress:

  • Extremely comfortable
  • Totally natural product
  • Promotes pain relief
  • Natural resistance to mold
  • Natural resistance to dust
  • Natural spine alignment
  • No chemicals are added
  • Natural density and viscosity.

Cons of latex mattress:

  • Heavy in the weight
  • It is expensive.

If you have a good budget and weight not a real problem for you then latex mattress is a great option for you. Its deliver a stellar quality of performance.


The memory foam mattress is the most popular type of mattress. These mattresses are not just cheap in price, but they shape themselves according to the body of the sleeper and provide a comfortable sleep. The memory foam itself is not enough to make a mattress, that's why there has been a layer of high-density polyurethane foam, has been added. This actually increases the level of comfort. There have been other chemicals also added for velocity and density. Therefore a memory foam mattress is known as a synthetic product.

Pros of memory foam mattress:

  • Soft, comfortable and enveloping feel
  • Shaping itself according to the body
  • Reduces pressure on the spine
  • Isolates motion respond to heat
  • No creaks and squeaks
  • It is a hypoallergenic mattress
  • It is also dust mite-resistant.

Cons of memory foam mattress:

  • Its tend to get hot in summer
  • Initial chemical odor.

The memory foam mattress is cheap in price and comfortable in all four seasons. It is easy to move, easy to clean and required almost no maintenance.


The pocketed spring mattress is cheap in price, more durable and provide excellent comfortable when purchased from the right place. They have been made from different type of material including metallic spring, wires, and foam. The purpose of including all of them is to provide a tension-free sleep to the consumer. The doctor suggests the spring mattress in many cases like back pain relief and reduces pressure on the spine etc.

Pros of pocketed spring mattress:

  • Available in planned budget
  • Inexpensive type of mattress
  • Reactive feel and springy
  • Offer conforming varieties of support
  • Better in durability
  • Reduce chronic back pain
  • Also proven to reduce neck pain
  • Last up to 15 years.

Cons of pocketed spring mattress:

  • Loss of support and will start to sink in the middle for some low grade coil 

MattX™ Mattress

Our MattX™ Hybrid Pocketed Spring Mattress with individual pocket springs and cool gel memory top, come with firmness 6 out of 10. If you prefer something harder, our MattX™ Latex Memory Foam Mattress is your best bet. Two firmness choices in one mattress simply flip over and shift the removable TENCEL™ cover on the side where firmness suits your best. Each side is a different firmness, 7.5 and 8.5 out of 10.


That’s it; we hope that the above information will help you to decide that which type of mattress is best for you. Every type has its own advantages and drawbacks but at least this information will help you to know that what exactly you will

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