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Sylvania CR202SL8 20" Pure Flat CRT SDTV with Built In Tuner

alaTest has collected and analyzed 28 reviews of Sylvania CR202SL8 20" Pure Flat CRT SDTV with Built In Tuner. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other TVs for all reviews. Reviewers really like the size and image quality. The sound and usability are also mentioned favorably, but there are some negative reviews about the color.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the Sylvania CR202SL8 20" Pure Flat CRT SDTV with Built In Tuner is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Sylvania CR202SL8 20" Pure Flat CRT SDTV with Built In Tuner from The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other TVs on People are impressed by the sound. The price also gets good feedback.

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Aug, 2017

Consumer review by: Anonymous (

Outstanding Value


Outstanding value for the price. has a great picture and sound for digital reception. First hooked up with special antennea for digital reception and didn't get much. Then hooked up our old rabbit ears and loop antennea and got all of our local...

Mar, 2009

Consumer review by: (

Great Product


This TV arrived quickly and was well packed. It performs as advertised and was very easy to connect and set up with our digital cable box.

Mar, 2009

Consumer review by: EDandCHRIS (

Good basic television


Purchased a few weeks ago as an additional TV for the bedroom. Good value for the money. Excellent picture, easy to set up , happy with this purchase.Using with Comcast digital cable box.

Feb, 2009

Consumer review by: bobb209 (

Sylvania 20" TV


I purchased this TV for my 93 year old mother for Christmas 2007. It has worked flawlessly. All I had to do was take it out of the box, attach the cable and plug it in. A couple of minutes of easy set-up and it's ready to go. This is not an...

Feb, 2009

Consumer review by: StillWaitingtoSee (

The TV did not work


Don't know what happened (whether the product was damaged in shipping or not) but it did not work when it was plugged in. Waiting for the replacement to see if we actually like the product or not!

Jan, 2009

Consumer review by: Fabe (

Rec room TV


Right price, easy to set up, good picture for the money, sound is more than adequate for my puposes. No problems after about 6 weeks of use. Coordination with my satellite unit was a breeze.

Dec, 2008

Consumer review by: Lray (

Sylvania 20" TV


I thought this was a great deal for the price I paid. Easy to hook-up, good picture. Perfect!

Nov, 2008

Consumer review by: flexible1 (

1 star


Poor color,unable to adjust. Peripheral sound from set. Remote broke down and unable to fix or obtain from Sears forcing purchase of universal elsewhere.

Oct, 2008

Consumer review by: Loriwny (

Answer to tv shopping nightmare


This is a TV.It is not a theatre system or entertainment system, it is a TV.I have spent the last 3 weeks shopping for a tv. I have learned that a college degree is now required to buy a tv. Or shall I say "lifestyle purchase". It has been a...

Sep, 2008

Consumer review by: DJH2008 (

Good Picture, Minimal Features


This TV does a good job of bringing in digital signals. The image quality is excellent. In fact, the PBS channels look absolutely amazing. The set also has an input for S-Video, which isn't mentioned in the description, so you can hook up your DVD...

Jun, 2008

Product Specifications

An exceptional value, reliable SYLVANIA CR202SL8 20-inch Flat CRT television features portability, crystal clear image quality, all of which ensure that you'll enjoy this sleek, easy-to-use unit for many years to come.

Audio System

Sound Output Mode:Stereo
Speakers Included:2 speakers

Dimensions & Weight



Type: None


Product Line:SYLVANIA

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty


Diagonal Size:20in
Diagonal Size (cm):51cm
Flat CRT TV: Yes
Image Aspect Ratio:4:3
Parental Channel Lock: Yes
Video Interface:Composite / S-Video

TV Tuner

Digital TV Tuner:ATSC
HDTV Tuner: Yes
Secondary Audio Program (SAP): Yes
TV Tuner Presence: Yes