The Best Sylvania LED T8 Tubes for Retrofit & Replacement

Sylvania are another of the industry heavyweights and broadly speaking compete with Osram & Philips. This article provides some guidance on their LED tube ranges and selects some of our best sellers.

In this guide you will learn:

Find out more about the Sylvania LED Tubes available

Learn more about how Sylvania LED Tubes can be installed

Different Ranges of Sylvania LED Tubes

Sylvania’s catalogue flaunts an impressive range of high-performance T8 tubes that are very easy to install, making it easy to replace outdated fluorescent tubes.

Range Features
ToLEDo Superia T8 Universal

Designed to work with magnetic ballasts and compatible electronic HF ballasts.

These tubes work with direct mains

Best-in-class T8 retrofit range

ToLEDo Superia T8 CCG & AC

High performance T8 tubes

Work mainly with magnetic ballasts and direct mains

Last three times longer than fluorescent counterparts

Sylvania Standard T8 CCG & AC Mid-tier tubes that work with magnetic ballasts and direct mains
ToLEDo T8 CCG & AC 20k

Entry level T8 tubes

Function with magnetic ballasts and direct mains

66% reduction in energy consumption compared to tri-phosphor T8 counterparts

Average rated lifespan is considerably less than high performance and mid-tier tubes.

Why Opt for Sylvania LED Tubes?

  • Ease of installation (plug and play Type A) means fluroescent tubes can easily be replaced with any of the tubes in the ToLEDo range
  • No expensive electrical work or rewiring is required to replace a fluorescent tube with a new ToLEDo tube
  • Sylvania’s range of tubes emit omnidirectional light with a wide beam angle, allowing for outstanding light distribution
  • Warranties range from two to five years
  • Lifespans between 20,000 to 60,000 hours (two to three times longer than fluorescent counterparts).

Sylvania LED Tubes vs Standard LED Tubes

POC Sylvania Tubes Standard Tubes
Installation Free of rewiring Standard installation
CRI High CRI Low-Average CRI
Lifespan 20,000-60,000 hours Questionable lifespan
Warranty 2-5 year warranty Limited/No warranty

Our best-selling Sylvania LED T8 tubes

Product Size Lumens Colour Temp Lifespan Price

Sylvania 2ft 8w LED T8 Tube

2ft 730lm 3000k-6000k 20,000 hours £4.80

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Sylvania 6ft 30w LED T8 Tube

6ft 3600lm 6500k 40,000 hours £12.00

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Sylvania 4ft 16w LED T8 Tube

4ft 1600lm 3000k-6000k 20,000 hours £7.56

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Sylvania 5ft 20w LED T8 Tube

5ft 2000lm 3000k-6000k 20,000 hours £9.36

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Sylvania 10w ToLEDo Tube 2ft 4000k

2ft 1150lm 4000k 40,000 hours £2.50

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Useful further reading

We have a number of other useful resources relating to LED Tubes:

LED v Fluorescent LED Tubes

How to replace your fluorescent tubes with LED counterparts (includes cost comparisons)

Our most popular brands Energizer, Osram & Sylvania

Our best picks for warm white, white and cool white Led Tubes

Frosted V Clear Led Tubes – what you need to know

Picking T8 Tubes – Budget, Mid-Range and Premium options

Picking T5 Tubes – Budget, Mid-Range and Premium options

Waterproof Led Tubes – what this really means

Glass v Polycarbonate LED Tubes

Single v Double Edge LED Tubes

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