Wondering the difference between Casper’s original model and the Wave? Check out our comparison review to help you determine which is best for you.
As one of the leading online mattress manufacturers, Casper has expanded its product offerings to five different mattress models: the Casper, the Casper Hybrid, the Casper Wave, the Casper Wave Hybrid, and the Casper Essential. Here we take a look at the similarities and differences between the Casper and Casper Wave.
Take a look at our side-by-side comparison below to see how these two mattresses differ on things like price, pressure relief, edge support and motion transfer.
The Casper Wave has a firmer and supportive feel than the original Casper mattress. The Wave has a layer of advanced targeted gel pods to offer better support and alignment than the original Casper, though it also comes at a higher price for these added features.
Both the original Casper and the Casper Wave offer targeted support and contour to the body. The Wave is the more advanced model of the two that is thicker, more supportive, and provides added pressure relief.
Universal firmness mattress for the average sleeper
Medium firm: 6/10
10-year limited warranty
Higher-end Casper model with advanced pressure relief
Medium-firm - firm: 7/10
10-year limited warranty
|Twin Size||39″ x 75″||39″ x 75″|
|Twin XL||39″ x 80″||39″ x 80″|
|Full Size||54″ x 75″||54″ x 75″|
|Queen Size||60″ x 80″||60″ x 80″|
|King Size||76″ x 80″||76″ x 80″|
|Cal King Size||72″ x 84″||72″ x 84″|
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The four layers of the Casper make the bed contouring, springy, pressure relieving, and breathable.
The 5 layers of the Casper Wave mattress include open-cell foam that are breathable to keep you cool and a newly designed top layer that’s soft to the touch. The Wave is built with targeted support to keep you comfortable while you sleep.
Take a look at how both the Casper and Casper Wave mattresses performed in our testing and evaluations.
|Motion Transfer Test||8||8|
|Edge Support Test||9.5||9|
|Pressure Relief Test||8.5||7.5|
|Spinal Alignment Test||9.5||8.5|
|Customer Service Score||9||9|
|Social Impact Score||9||9|
So who is the winner between the Casper vs. Casper Wave mattress? In our testing, the Casper Original came out on top.
Casper is the original and most popular mattress of the five – although it’s still different today than it was when it first launched. Most notably, Casper now comes with a Zoned Support feature designed to provide the right amount of support where your body needs it most.
The Casper Wave is the higher-end (more expensive) model offered by Casper. It’s designed to provide added pressure relief and ergonomic benefits like spine alignment. The Wave is a great mattress for those looking for a more firm feel and advanced pressure relieving properties.
Interested in a Casper mattress but don't where to start? Check out our reviews of all 5 models to find which is best for you.
Trying to decide which Casper mattress to buy? Read our side-by-side comparison of the Casper Wave, Casper Essential and Original Casper mattress models to find the best Casper mattress for you.