Zinus Responsive memory foam 10 inch mattress is an upgraded version of Zinus Green Tea series. It specifically features a more responsive comfort memory foam layer on top which is feeling like the latex. It’s hard to find on mattresses at this price range. New technology doesn’t raise the price of this mattress and it’s still right at the very cheap end. Anyone who wants to replace his or her old mattress can afford it. That’s the greatest advantage of China-made mattress. Zinus Responsive 10 inch mattress isn’t one of best mattress out there but a really decent one. It’s cheap, well-made and comfortable. It gives the similar sleep experience that expensive brands do. However, this mattress certainly has some drawbacks. Zinus Responsive Memory Foam Mattress 10 Inch

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Features Of Zinus Responsive Memory Foam Mattress

2 inch Viscolatex Responsive Foam

This Zinus Responsive10 inch mattress made some changes to its top layer. The material isn’t traditional memory foam but 2-inch new Viscolatex foam. The foam feels like latex allowing you to sink in but providing quick bounce and support. For people who don’t like the feel of sinking in the sand, it’s a good change. That being said, the mattress gives conforming comfort but doesn’t feel like a marshmallow.

Green tea & no stench

Very unpleasant smell is a big problem for foam type mattresses and the stench is more serious in memory foam mattress. That’s because foam is a kind of material based on petroleum containing chemicals. But now it’s not a big deal for Zinus mattress. Zinus added extract of green tea, charcoal and natural plant oil to their foam and that effectively reduced off-gassing. With green tea addition, sleepers won’t be irritated by odor lingering. If you have a sensitive nose, the 10-inch mattress is a good choice.

Firmness grade: 8 (1-10 softest to firmest)

Zinus defines this 10-inch responsive mattress as a firm mattress. From customer reports, it’s true. It’s not usual that a mattress has the same firmness rating from manufacturer as customers. Memory foam in this mattress feels firmer than that in traditional or standard type. The primary reason is Zinus changed top foam formula and made it feel responsive like latex. Therefore, don’t expect you will sink as much as you do on standard memory foam mattresses. As it lacks of much softness, it’s not very well suited for side sleeping or lightweight persons. If you feel too firm, get a topper and that really makes a difference.

Free return

Zinus is offering free return for all Zinus mattress if you buy from their official site. You can return the mattress within 30 days of delivery and get full refund. You don’t need to pay because they arrange shipping back. Amazon also provides the same 30 free return policy. You don’t lose anything if you don’t like it.

An average warranty

This memory foam mattress comes with a 10 year limited warranty. Customers should afford all cost for warranty claim including shipping fees. It covers visible sag greater than 1.5 inches and defects in materials and workmanship. It states we can’t use heating pad and the warranty will be voided. The mattress and cover should be protected from staining and a protector works out.


You may sleep hot

Zinus infused green tea and other natural substances to memory foam except gel beads. Those additions just increases bounce of the mattress and don’t make any difference to air circulation or heat exchange in the foam. It doesn’t perform better than standard memory foam in heat dissipating.