This pad is comparable with the Best Buy winning Therm-a-Rest NeoAir Venture that is $40 cheaper and more comfortable. On the other hand, the Astro is much warmer and would be suitable for full three-season use while the Venture feels cold when used on snow. The Astro Insulated is a good pad at a decent price, but isn't our favorite for most activities.
NEMO has updated the color for the Astro Insulated this year, from the bright blue we reviewed to a new, more subtle green. Keep reading to check out the new look!