LED T8 (requires ballast)

LED T8 (requires ballast)

Why InstantFit? Because it works.

The Philips InstantFit LED T8 lamp is a simple way to instantly make your current fluorescent application more efficient. These energy-saving LED solutions seamlessly fit into existing linear fluorescent fixtures without any extra effort and utilize the existing ballasts, thus requiring no re-wiring upon installation. Because Philips offers InstantFit LED T8 lamps in a variety of lamp lengths and light levels, it is the simplest LED upgrade for fluorescent systems. InstantFit works with 80% of the installed T8 electronic ballasts*. Philips InstantFit LED T8 lamps offer the ideal balance of light quality, efficiency and compatibility.

Plug and Play

Philips InstantFit LED T8 lamps make upgrading to LED easy. Using InstantFit LED lamps, users can replace existing T8 fluorescent lamps with without re-wiring, because the lamp uses the existing electronics. This solution minimizes maintenance and labor costs. This lighting solution is ideal for users focused on maximizing the value of an existing ballast investment.

Energy Savings

Philips InstantFit LED T8 provides users with significant energy savings – up 40% when with compared traditional fluorescent 32W T8 systems. This lower energy consumption makes it easier to upgrade to LED by enabling financial short payback periods. (Actual savings depend on your unique system configuration.)

Proven Compatibility

Compatibility means the lamps works as intended and Philips has tested InstantFit lamps with numerous electronic T8 ballasts to confirm performance. The InstantFit LED lamps are compatible with most electronic instant-start T8 ballasts as well as some program-start T8 ballasts.


Philips InstantFit LED T8 lamps contain no mercury and virtually no UV or IR light. Waste is minimized since these lamps are installed in existing luminaires.