You can buy mattress toppers for several reasons, such as extra comfort, pain relief or just to revitalize your old mattress. 

In this handy guide, we will break down the benefits and disadvantages of soft and firm mattress toppers.

You will learn how to choose the right topper for your needs.

Soft Mattress Topper vs Firm Mattress Topper

Soft Mattress Topper vs Firm Mattress Topper

We will also have a look at game-changing adjustable firmness mattress topper. 

Let’s get into more detail to see whether you’re soft or firm mattress topper person!


Soft vs Firm Mattress Topper Comparison Table

Feature Soft Firm
Support Not as supportive Best support
Density Low High
Comfort Comfortable and cozy Not as comfortable
Portability Light
Easy to lift and carry
Heavier
Not as portable
Temperature Control Possible overheating as
body sinks into the mattress
Cooler and
regulates temperature better
Lifespan Doesn’t last as long as
firm mattress
Last longer due to
higher density
Suitability Eases fatigue and muscular stiffness Alleviates pain and discomfort
Suitability
(Mattress)
Use if your mattress is too firm Use if your mattress is too soft
Suitability
(Body Type)
Light people Heavy people
Price Cheaper due to low density Pricier due to high density