Technological advancements over the last twenty years have brought adjustable air beds and air mattresses to the forefront of the sleep industry. More durable than ever before and providing levels of comfort that is fully adjustable, these digital air mattresses are practical alternatives when a traditional innerspring mattress is no longer providing the kind of rest you need.

Far from that portable air mattress that you keep in the attic for special occasions, these are bona fide beds that look and feel like your traditional mattress, but will have you sleeping on air.

So how do adjustable air beds work? Like an innerspring mattress, there is a core of support, but instead of metal coils, the support comes from air that is contained in specially designed air chambers. The core is also molded out of vulcanized rubber, which gives the mattress the strength and durability it needs to support the sleeper’s body weight for years. However, unlike a coil system that has a fixed firmness, air beds can adjust to the sleeper’s tastes – a remote control conveniently adds or releases air through an electric pump, so the mattress can become as soft or firm as you like. The rest of the mattress is much like any traditional mattress, with layers of foam and upholstery to provide a soft, comfortable top to sleep on.

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Digital air beds are best for people who enjoy being able to control the firmness of their mattress depending on their mood, or what their body needs from day to day. They are especially ideal for couples who require different levels of firmness, as the core of the mattress is divided in a way that allows one side to be more or less firm than the other.

Read more about the Sleep Number bed by Select Comfort and the competitively priced, quality mattresses at Sleep Number bed , the leading providers of adjustable air beds and air mattresses. We also offer air mattress reviews that compare the digital number beds.

Bestseller No. 1
Beautyrest Lumbar Lux Express Adjustable Tri-Zone Support Air Bed Mattress with Built-in Quick Pump, 18" Queen
  • Equipped with a built-in comfort control system that lets you easily inflate, deflate, power off, and adjust your comfort level ranging from firm to plush with just a push of a button
  • Features a lumbar oval beam construction with perimeter support maintains a flat, smooth comfortable sleep surface and prevents roll off
  • Made out of extra-thick, puncture-resistant vinyl that will withstand years of regular use
  • Queen sized air bed mattress measures 80" L x 60" W x 18" H and weighs 18 lbs; Supports up-to 700 lbs
  • Includes an oversized carry bag which ensures easy portability and storage
Bestseller No. 2
Mattress Genie Adjustable Bed, Twin Size, Alternative to Hospital Bed, Perfect for Those Dealing with Acid Reflux, GERD, Post Surgery Recovery, Congestion and Snoring
  • AFFORDABLE ALTERNATIVE TO EXPENSIVE ADJUSTABLE MATTRESSES OR ADJUSTABLE BED– When purchasing an adjustable bed frame, electric bed, hospital bed, adjustable bed base or headboard, you could find yourself paying thousands of dollars. The Mattress Genie is an affordable option for those looking to purchase a bed incliner.
  • PERFECT FOR THOSE IN NEED OF A HOSPITAL BED WEDGE DUE TO INJURY, ACID REFLUX, HEARTBURN, INDIGESTION, CONGESTION, SNORING OR GENERAL SLEEPING DISCOMFORTS – If you are sleeping in your recliner each night or wrestling with a flimsy bed wedge due to your sleeping discomforts the Mattress Genie is an affordable sleeping solution that allows you to sleep comfortably in an inclined sleeping position. The Mattress Genie is a great bed for seniors or caretakers as it eases the process of getting out of the bed.
  • ERGONOMIC RECLINER INCLINES BED UP TO 26 INCHES HIGH (DEPENDING ON MATTRESS THICKNESS) AND UP TO A 40 DEGREE ANGLE- While fully inclined, the Genie provides proper back support while using the plushness of your mattress as a perfect sleeping surface. The Mattress Genie also deflates so if there are times you don’t want your bed to be inclined all the time, simply hit the switch and your bed will flatten to its original position. The Genie is made of quality materials, reinforflatable wedge for the entire bed is perfect for sitting up, relaxing, watching tv or reading; helpful to nursing moms
  • KEEP YOUR ORIGINAL MATTRESS WITHOUT ANY DAMAGE - The Mattress Genie will not bring any damage to your original mattress and you will not have to purchase a new bed mattress. Save the money and have peace of mind knowing that your original mattress will not be compromised.
  • EASY TO INSTALL AND EASY TO USE – The Mattress Genie is one of many Contour Products’ bed wedges that are covered under a one-year warranty. The Genie is easy to install and easy to use. The light up hand held remote makes your mattress adjustments simple and quick. Our customer service team is ready to trouble shoot any product issues you may run into such as deflating, interference, or issues with the motor.
Bestseller No. 3
Premium Alternating Air Pressure Mattress Pad for Medical or Standard Bed - Pressure Sore and Pressure Ulcer Relief - Includes Ultra Quiet Pump and Pad Topper - Fits Standard Size Hospital Bed
  • Eliminates extended bedrest pressure spots and ulcers by evenly distributing patients weight.
  • Mattress topper features split cell design that alternates pressure between cells every 6- 10 minutes. This system is fully adjustable so that you can choose the desired firmness.
  • Pressure pump features the quietest and longest lasting internal electric pump on the market, internal pump motor is aluminum and is superior to others on the market that have plastic pump motors that are louder and produce more heat/noise.
  • Mattress topper features a maximum weight of 300 pounds and is waterproof and easily washable.
  • 1 Year Warranty on complete pump and pad system.
Bestseller No. 4
Beautyrest MM09517DB 15 Inch Posture Lux Portable Full Size Inflatable Bed Air Mattress with Adjustable Firmness, Express Pump, and Adapter
  • FULL-SIZE MATTRESS: Queen air mattress provides a comfortable, restful night's sleep, perfect for out of town guests, sleepovers, camping, and more; Measures 75 inches long, 54 inches wide, and 15 inches tall
  • CUSHIONED SUPPORT: Raised mattress and off-set coil design provide cushioned support and pressure-relieving contour comfort; Adjustable comfort from firm to plush with simple 1-touch control
  • THOUGHTFUL DESIGN: No-sag edge support maintains stability, raised perimeter ensures your pillow doesn't slip off the mattress, and no-tilt base keeps the bed firmly in place; Supports up to 700 pounds and 15-inch height accommodates deep pocket sheets for user convenience
  • DURABLE CONSTRUCTION: Plush velveteen surface provides a cozy, luxe feel while the heavy-duty vinyl delivers built-to-last durability
  • PUMP INCLUDED: Electric Express Pump easily inflates or deflates the air bed in minutes with an included adapter for other inflatables; Manufacturer warranty: 3-year warranty
Bestseller No. 5
Simmons SB9517PLEXPQN Beautyrest Posture-Lux Express Air Bed, Cushioned Support, Adjustable Comfort Control, Hands-Free Pump, 15" Queen, Blue
  • Raised Air Bed: Built-in Edge Support; Heavy duty puncture resistant vinyl supports up to 700 lbs
  • Hands-Free Express Pump: Inflate and deflate in minutes
  • Patented Offset Coil Design: cushioned support similar to a traditional mattress while minimizing motion transfer
  • Adjustable Comfort Control: allows you to go from firm to plush at the touch of a button
  • Sleep Fresh - Antimicrobial Treatment
Bestseller No. 6
Night Air Adjustable Air Mattress, 11" King 6-Chamber Adjustable Number Bed Allows Customizable Support for Your Back/Lumbar, Head & Feet Sections, Mattress Only (6660)
  • SHIPPING: The mattress ships in two boxes by FedEx Ground. In some cases both boxes may not arrive on the same day. Bed is compressed for easy maneuverability and set-up.
  • TECHNOLOGY: 6-Chamber Technology adjust your lumbar area separately from your head and feet for truly customized support. If extra back support is ever needed, the center air chamber can be adjusted to a firmer level than your head and feet.
  • COMFORT: 1" Contouring Pressure Sensitive Memory Foam Comfort Layer 2" Cooling GelLux Engineered Latex Foam Combines Liquid Gel with Engineered Latex for Cool, Responsive Comfort
  • SUPPORT: Precise support our precisely calibrated computer technology allows you to adjust your Night Air mattress in single digit increments from 1 to 100. Two Wired Digital LCD Hand Controls Come Standard and Allow For Individual Adjustment.
  • RETURNS/WARRANTY: 20 Year Limited Warranty, 100 Night Sleep Trial, test your new mattress in the comfort of your own home without any risk. See return policy for more details.
Bestseller No. 7
Vive Alternating Pressure Pad - Includes Mattress Pad and Electric Pump System - Quiet, Inflatable Bed Air Topper for Pressure Ulcer Sore Treatment - Fits Standard Hospital Bed for Bedridden Patients
  • ALLEVIATES BED SORES AND ULCERS: Providing relief from bed sores and ulcers caused by extended bedrest, the alternating pressure mattress promotes increased circulation and helps manage skin maceration. The variable pressure mattress evenly distributes weight to relieve pressure spots for exceptional support and comfort. Perfect for immobilized or weak patients who cannot shift their weight frequently.
  • DESIGNED WITH 130 AIR CELLS: Each of the 130 air cells alternately inflate and deflate to create a mattress surface that evenly distributes a patient or loved one’s weight and eliminates pressure spots. Each air cell is heat sealed to ensure it will not leak for exceptional durability.
  • QUIET VARIABLE PRESSURE PUMP: Variable pressure pump is ultra quiet for restful sleep. Producing constant air flow, the variable pump offers multiple levels of pressure for a customizable experience. Each pressure cycle is approximately six minutes long.
  • DURABLE CONSTRUCTION SUPPORTS UP TO 300 LBS: Premium vinyl mattress supports up to 300 pounds.The waterproof mattress pad easily fits on an existing mattress or frame. The included air hoses are flexible and non-binding for easy installation.
  • VIVE GUARANTEE: 1 year on pump. 60 days on mattress pad. The vive guarantee is here so you can purchase now with confidence.
Bestseller No. 8
Night Air, 11" Split King 2-Chamber Adjustable Number Mattress, 3" of Contouring Memory Foam to Ensure Personal Comfort for Each Side of The Bed, Mattress Only
  • SHIPPING: The mattress ships in two boxes by FedEx Ground. In some cases both boxes may not arrive on the same day. Bed is compressed for easy maneuverability and set-up.
  • TECHNOLOGY: All Night Air sleep systems include a 'whisper-quiet' pneumatic air pump compressor with exclusively developed computerized circuitry, Adjust each side of the bed separately, from very plush to very firm with minimal motion transfer.
  • COMFORT: 1" Contouring Pressure Sensitive Memory Foam Comfort Layer 2" Cooling GelLux Engineered Latex Foam Combines Liquid Gel with Engineered Latex for Cool, Responsive Comfort
  • SUPPORT: Precise support our precisely calibrated computer technology allows you to adjust your Night Air mattress in single digit increments from 1 to 100. Two Wired Digital LCD Hand Controls Come Standard and Allow For Individual Adjustment.
  • RETURNS/WARRANTY: 20 Year Limited Warranty, 100 Night Sleep Trial, test your new mattress in the comfort of your own home without any risk. See return policy for more details.
Bestseller No. 9
Thomasville Sensation Adjustable Comfort Raised Air Bed Mattress with Express Pump, 15" Twin
  • Twin size mattress is the solution for when you need a sleep surface such as an extra bed, a planned camping or RV excursion, sleepover, or a guest bed; Adjust from firm to plush with the touch of a button
  • Features an offset coil-in coil design that provides comfort and keeps air locked in tight; Gain bed-like support in an air bed mattress
  • Constructed with heavy-duty vinyl that is puncture-resistant and 100% leak tested; Fits deep pocket sheets
  • Gain ultra-rapid inflation and deflation with the powerful Electric Express Pump; Includes an adapter to convert the pump for use with other inflatable items
  • Conveniently deflates to fit inside the included carry bag for storage and portability when not in use; Includes limited 1 year manufacturer warranty
Bestseller No. 10
Simmons SB9517PLEXPTW Beautyrest Posture-Lux Express Air Bed, Cushioned Support, Adjustable Comfort Control, Hands-Free Pump, 15" Twin, Blue
  • Raised Air Bed: Built-in Edge Support; Heavy duty puncture resistant vinyl supports up to 700 lbs
  • Hands-Free Express Pump: Inflate and deflate in minutes
  • Patented Offset Coil Design: cushioned support similar to a traditional mattress while minimizing motion transfer
  • Adjustable Comfort Control: allows you to go from firm to plush at the touch of a button
  • Sleep Fresh - Antimicrobial Treatment