BIGGER ADVANTAGES AND THE LOWEST UNIT COSTS LED TUBE LIGHTS T8 AND T12 BALLAST COMPATIBILITY • In December 2014 the replacement of traditional T8 Fluorescent tube was designed with a purpose to offer a safer version of it. • The new standard of LED tubes, which is also the latest one is described as EN2776. This standard was adopted by all the brands and became a market standard regardless of discovering-body. • The way to figure out the tube/bulb type is to remove it and read the type etched at its end • T8 tubes use the electronic ballast whereas the T12 uses magnetic ballast • Hybrid(electronic/magnetic) is compatible with both T8 and T12. • T8 tubes are only electronic ballast compatible. • The ballast bypass tubes, have bigger advantages and the lowest unit costs is one of the biggest ones.