Steven's TV was first shown in "Gem Glow" and then in the background of "Cheeseburger Backpack". It has made appearances in other episodes since, notably "Rose's Room", "Steven the Sword Fighter", "Cry for Help", "Steven vs. Amethyst", "Bismuth", "Know Your Fusion", and "In Dreams".
Until the house was destroyed in "Reunited" it was located in Steven's Beach House loft. He mainly used it to play his video games and to watch his favorite TV shows, like Crying Breakfast Friends!, and movies. He shares it with the Crystal Gems on occasion and lets them use it as well.
As of Steven Universe: The Movie, the TV is located on top of a shelf in Steven's room.
In "In Dreams", the TV displayed Steven's dreams and Peridot took advantage of this by writing a new ending for Camp Pining Hearts and having Steven dream about it, though attempts were unsuccessful. It is unknown how she was able to record the dreams.
It is a medium-sized standard definition television with AV attachments. It has a VCR and DVD player installed.
- The TV has been broken many times throughout the show, the first being in "Gem Glow", "Steven the Sword Fighter", "The Message", "Rose's Room", "Back to the Barn", "Know Your Fusion", and "Reunited".
- Steven also owns a Dolphin, a game console resembling a Nintendo GameCube, and has at least two games for it (The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker and Animal Crossing). He also has Golf Quest Mini, which appears to be a Nintendo 64 game.
- Steven's TV resembles a 1994 RCA T20063 20" TV/VCR Model with the pop-up lower panel for audio and gaming ports resembling those of an early Sony Trinitron TV lower panel.