What is a California Split King mattress?
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Subsequently, one may also ask, what is a split king mattress?
Split King mattresses are essentially two twin xl mattresses on separate bases and box springs. The total size of the mattress is 76 inches in width and 80 inches in length. Of all the mattress sizes, king mattresses are often best mattress for couples, and split king mattresses are even better.
Subsequently, question is, is a king size bed the same as two twins? 2 regular twins do NOT equal a king (but it can work). I had always heard that two twins equal a king in size and this is true with 2 twin XL (extra long) mattresses (like colleges) but NOT with regular twin mattresses. 2 regular twin mattress are the same width but shorter in length than a king by 5″ (76″x75″).
Regarding this, what is the difference between a split king and a California king?
The answer here is no. California king beds are even longer than a basic Split King. The 80 inch long Split King is about four inches shorter than a California King bed. So if you are looking for a mattress for a Split Cali-King bed, Twin and Twin XL mattresses will likely not work very well.
Is Split King worth it?
The Split Decision It's a unique and slightly more complex bed choice than your standard king, so it requires some research and testing before you commit, but for all the added benefits they provide, split king beds are definitely worth the effort.