Mattress Criteria




Hybrid (Latex + Foam + Pocket springs)

Foam + Pocket springs







Queen Price



Number of Layers

6 Layers

2 Foam Layers + Pocket springs

Mattress Depth

27 cm

30 cm

Multi-zone Support

7 zones

5 Zones

Motion Isolation

(Zero Partner Disturbance)

Contains Eco-friendly Foam



Mattress Cover


Ergonomic Handles


Edge support

Trial Length

120 Nights

100 Nights

10 Year Warranty

Free Delivery

Same-day Delivery


Free Returns

Allowed Number of Returns

per Household Under

Trial Period



*Overall Score is calculated by looking at an aggregate of 14 different criteria. Learn more here

Origin Hybrid vs Sleeping Duck Mach II 

Origin Hybrid Mattress

• Hybrid mattress with latex at the top

• Highly rate for Comfort & Cooling from randomised test

• Good Value for Quality

• 7-zone support

Origin’s strength lies in the exceptional quality and meticulous design of its products, which sets them apart and makes them highly sought after in blind brand tests. Their innovative approach to product development has allowed them to engineer impressive solutions that effectively fulfill the diverse and demanding sleep needs of customers, ensuring a truly satisfying and rejuvenating sleep experience.

Sleeping Duck Mach II mattress

• Good 5 Zone Support System

• Customisable Firmness

• Dual Firmness Mattress


The Sleeping Duck Mattress and its innovative dual firmness feature garnered significant attention and acclaim following its appearance on Shark Tank in 2018. This exposure propelled it to the forefront of the competition, positioning it as a strong contender for the title of the best mattress in Australia. Nevertheless, there have been some deliberations and queries raised regarding its pricing. Many individuals are curious to determine whether the mattress lives up to the expectations set by its higher price tag.


Offering comfort and great support in the form of multi-zone firmness that assures necessary counter-pressure is provided in the appropriate areas, Origin mattress have a 7 zone feature that provides comfort and great support. However, The Sleeping Duck mattress has a lower 5 zone support system. In terms of breathability, both allows for a good level of airflow for heat regulation.

Both Origin and the Sleeping Duck uses foam layers and pocket springs. However, Origin win this round as it has layers specifically to prevent slipping and dipping at the sides. This may seem like a small problem, however, it is a problem faced by most foam using companies. By solving this problem, Origin proves more durable and long-lasting then the Sleeping Duck.

For consumers looking at two different firm adjustments the Sleeping Duck will be the preferrable choice with its ability to provide dual firmness mattress. The dual firmness mattress however, will only apply if you sleep with a partner that has very contrasting firmness preferences from you.

However, if you are looking at a mattress that provides both comfort and health benefits for your body, Origin will be the better deal as it is recommended and approved by health professionals and sleep experts. Its mattress is ideal for everyone especially people with back and joint pain.

Weighing the benefits that each one has to offer, the Origin mattress is the one to go for (especially during the sale period). The Dual Firmness option may not be a must-have for you. If so, considering the price difference and the fact that Origin has more to offer (120 nights trial, 15 years warranty), there’s little reason not to give the Origin Mattress a shot before trying an alternative.


In conclusion, both the Origin Mattress and the Sleeping Duck Mach II Mattress offer unique features and benefits for a comfortable and restful sleep experience. However, after a thorough evaluation, it is evident that the Origin Mattress holds the upper hand in terms of overall value and customer satisfaction.

The Origin Mattress stands out for its exceptional quality materials and craftsmanship. It is designed with a multi-layer construction that combines memory foam, latex, and high-density support foam, providing optimal comfort and support. The mattress contours to the body, relieving pressure points and promoting proper spinal alignment, ensuring a restorative sleep experience.

Furthermore, the Origin Mattress is known for its excellent motion isolation properties, making it ideal for couples or individuals who are easily disturbed by their partner’s movements during the night. The mattress also has exceptional durability, retaining its shape and integrity over time, which contributes to its long lifespan.

Additionally, the Origin Mattress comes at a more affordable price point compared to the Sleeping Duck Mach II Mattress, making it a cost-effective choice for budget-conscious individuals. Despite its lower price, the Origin Mattress does not compromise on quality, comfort, or support, offering an exceptional value proposition.

While the Sleeping Duck Mach II Mattress offers its unique customizable firmness options, the Origin Mattress excels in providing a balanced and universally comfortable sleep surface. With its superior materials, durability, motion isolation, and affordability, the Origin Mattress emerges as the top choice for individuals seeking a high-quality mattress that delivers both comfort and value.