In this review, we are going to take a more in depth look at the Serta Icomfort mattress range. We will offer a brief overview of the company and the line in general while also suggesting who would be most interested in these mattresses. Finally, we will get up close and personal with the five most popular mattresses by Serta Icomfort and looks not only at their features, but also the pros and cons according to consumers who actually own them!
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Top Ranked Mattresses
We’ve analyzed 912 Serta IComfort mattress reviews (read about our accurate unbiased method), and compared mattresses side-by-side, scored according to a range of factors including comfort, pain relief potential, durability, initial odor and heat retention ability.
Below you will find comparison chart(click on the product name to read full review).
Serta is an Illinois based company that has been around since 1931, although it has only been under the current management since 2005. Over the years Serta have been responsible for a number of firsts in the mattress industry including introducing the first continuous coil innerspring design in the 1980s. Serta have been ranked as the number one mattress manufacturer in the United States since 2012 and they have achieved a string of coveted awards.
About the Serta Icomfort Line
The iComfort Sleep System was launched in 2011 and was considered to be a breakthrough in the mattress industry. There are both memory foam and hybrid options available in the line which is designed to offer contouring, pressure relieving comfort while you sleep. The memory foam line uses the latest technology across 7 different models. The TempActiv Technology helps to cool the mattress to a comfortable temperature while you sleep.
Firmness levels are available from luxury plush through to extra firm. Meanwhile, the hybrid models offer a combination of exclusive Everfeel Triple Effects Gel Memory Foam and individually wrapped coil innersprings.
Who Should be Interested in it
You are probably going to be interested in a Serta IComfort mattress if you like having a wide variety of choices. There are many different models in the range across a wide range of firmness levels. You can also choose either a memory foam or a hybrid option. The Serta iComfort range is also great for those who are looking for excellent edge support from their mattress.
Who Might Not be Interested
Most of the mattresses in the Serta iComfort range seem to have a tendency to sleep hot despite the cooling technology, so you may not want to consider one if you are a particularly hot person. There is also substantial off-gassing so they are not suited to anyone with a sensitivity to smells.
Top 5 Mattresses
Serta f700 SmartSupport
The Serta f700 SmartSupport is medium to medium-firm with 2 inches of Everfeel Triple Effects Gel Memory Foam, 1 inch of Cool Action Gel Memory Foam, 1 inch of PillowSoft foam, another inch of Everfeel Triple Effects Gel Memory Foam, 2 inches of SmartSuport Memory Coils and an inch of Pillowsoft Foam sitting on a 6 inch foam base for a total thickness of 14 inches.
The key features of the f700 SmartSupport are the Cool Action Gel Memory Foam, the SmartSupport Memory Coil System and the Ultimate Edge Foam Support Core. Consumer complaints regarding the F700 SmartSupport are generally that the firmness is not consistent. While it may start off Firm at first, it seems to soften very rapidly. However, on the plus side it is said to have great motion isolation and does not sleep hot.
The Serta f300 is a medium-soft mattress with a 13 inch thickness. This is made up of a 6 inch foam base layer, 1 inch of cool Action Gel Memory Foam, 2 inches of PillowSoft Foam, 1 inch of Everfeel Triple Effects Gel Memory Foam, 2 inches of SmartSupport Memory Coils and an inch of PillowSoft Foam. One of the most common faults reported for the Serta f300 is that it has substantial off-gassing. Consumers also say that it sleeps hot despite the presence of the cooling gel layer. However, it does perform well in motion isolation and it is great for edge support so you will not sink in if you sit on the edge.
The Serta Savant mattress is one of the most popular in the Serta iComfort range. It is actually available in both a firm and a soft variation. However, it is the most luxurious soft iComfort in the range. This 12 inch thick mattress starts with the standard iComfort 6 inch foam base. This is then topped with a layer of Everfeel Triple Effects Gel Memory Foam, a layer of PillowSoft Foam and final an extra thick layer of EverCool Plus Memory Foam. Customers do seem to be satisfied with the Serta Savant mattress for the most part and praise the comfort, motion isolation and quietness. However, many have noted that it is not as durable as they would like and that the mattress does have a tendency to sleep hot.
Serta Prodigy III
The Serta Prodigy III is a medum soft mattress with 3 layers of advanced memory foam to offer a deeply supportive sleep experience. The standard foam iComfort base is topped with an inch of PillowSoft Foam and then comes that trio of advanced memory foams – 2 inches of EverCool Plus, an inch of Cool Action Gel Memory Foam and 2 inches of Everfeel Triple Effects Gel Memory Foam. This gives a total thickness of 14 inches. The pros of the Serta Prodigy III include good edge support, excellent motion isolation and great support for back pain. However, the cons are that there are some durability concerns and a tendency to sleep hot.
Serta f500 SmartSupport
The Serta f500 SmartSupport is a medium firm mattress with a 6 inch foam base layer topped with an inch of Pillowsoft Foam, 2 inches of SmartSupport Memory Coils, an inch of Everfeel Triple Effects Gel Memory Foam , 1 inch of Cool Action Gel Memory Foam, another inch of PillowSoft Foam and an extra 2 inches of EverCool Plus Memory Foam for a total thickness of 14 inches.
One of the key features of the F500 SmartSupport model is that it has an extra thick layer of the exclusive EverCool Plus Memory Foam to help combat heat retention while also cradling the body if soft yet supportive comfort. According to those who already own the Serta f500 SmartSupport mattress, the benefits include good motion isolation, a reduction in back pain, and no noise. However, on the downside it does have some significant off-gassing and can sleep hot in the Summer months.