Though there are several mattresses of different dimensions available in the market, we shoppers always narrow down to two prime varieties of mattresses- the King size and the Queen size.
There is no any huge difference between the King size and the Queen size, however the Queen size mattress is usually 16 inches wider than the King size.
There are several things you need to consider while purchasing a mattress like your Room size, Body size, your height and weight and ofcourse the size of your bed.
Now let’s find out more about how to choose the right mattress for your bed and for your room:
|FACTORS TO CONSIDER||KING SIZE MATTRESS||QUEEN SIZE MATTRESS|
|Dimensions||76 inches X 80 inches or 193cm X 203 cm||60 inches X 80 inches or 152.5 X 203 cm|
|Room Size||12 feet by 12 feet||10 feet by 10 feet|
|Room Preference||Large spacious room or Master bedrooms||Small rooms like guest rooms|
|Body Height||Should be taller than 6 feet 2 inches||Ideal for those who are shorter than 6 feet 5 inches|
|Body Weight||Ideal for overweight people or for those who needs extra support||Ideal for those who is of average weight|
|Family Type||Fit for 2 adults and a growing child||Fit for 2 adults and a small child|
|Price||Slightly Expensive||More Reasonable|
|Comfort Level||More Comfortable due to more space||Less comfortable due to less space|
|Movability||Not easy to move due to its heaviness||Easy to move and transport|
|Bedsheet Thread Count||250 to 300 thread count||200 to 800 thread count|
Different Types of King and Queen Size Mattresses
|DIFFERENT SIZES OF KING SIZE MATTRESSES||DIMENSIONS||TYPES OF QUEEN SIZE MATTRESSES||DIMENSIONS|
|REGULAR KING SIZE||76 inches X 80 inches||STANDARD QUEEN SIZE||80 inches X 60 inches|
|CALIFORNIA KING||72 inches X 84 inches- ideal for 6 feet tall sleepers||OLYMPIC QUEEN SIZE||80 inches X 66 inches|
|ALASKAN KING SIZE||108 inches X 108 inches||CALIFORNIA QUEEN||84 inches X 60 inches|
Frequently Asked Questions
1. Can I use a king size mattress on a queen size bed?
No, a king sized mattress cannot fit a queen size bed unless and until if your bed frame is adjustable.
2. What are the depth of a King size mattress and a Queen size mattress?
The King size mattresses depth can vary from 5 inches deep to 20 inches deep.
The Queen size mattresses depth can vary from 8 inches deep to 18 inches deep.
Best Recommended Mattresses
- Wakefit Orthopaedic King Size Mattresses
- Duroflex LiveIn Mattresses
- Springfit Mattresses
- Sulfex Mattresses
- Century Mattress