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BC859C

PNP general purpose transistors

PNP transistor in a SOT23 plastic package.

NPN complements: BC849 and BC850.

Orderable parts

Type number Orderable part number Ordering code (12NC) Package Buy from distributors
BC859C BC859C,235 933628690235 SOT23 Order product
BC859C BC859C,215 933628690215 SOT23 Order product

Features and benefits

  • Low current (max. 100 mA)
  • Low voltage (max. 45 V).
  • AEC-Q101 qualified

Applications

  • Low noise input stages of audio frequency equipment.

Parametrics

Type numberPackage versionPackage nameSize (mm)hFE [min]hFE [max]fT [min] (MHz)ComplementIC [max] (mA)Noise figure [max] (dB)VCEO [max] (V)Ptot [max] (mW)Polarity
BC859CSOT23SOT232.9 x 1.3 x 1420800100BC849C100430250PNP

Package

Type numberOrderable part number, (Ordering code (12NC))StatusMarkingPackagePackage informationReflow-/Wave solderingPacking
BC859CBC859C,235
( 9336 286 90235 )
Active4C%

(SOT23)
SOT23Reel 11" Q3/T4, LargePack
BC859C,215
( 9336 286 90215 )
Active4C%Reel 7" Q3/T4

Quality, reliability & chemical content

Type numberOrderable part numberChemical contentRoHS / RHFMSLMSL leadfree
BC859CBC859C,235BC859C11
BC859CBC859C,215BC859C11
Quality and reliability disclaimer

Documentation (5)

File nameTitleTypeDate
BC859_BC860PNP general purpose transistorsData sheet2004-01-15
LSYMTRALetter Symbols - Transistors; GeneralDesign support1999-05-06
BC859C_Nexperia_Product_QualityBC859C Nexperia Product QualityQuality document2019-05-20
BC859C_Nexperia_Product_ReliabilityBC859C Nexperia Product Reliability Quality documentQuality document2020-03-11
BC859CBC859C SPICE modelSPICE model2020-11-11

Support

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Models

File nameTitleTypeDate
LSYMTRALetter Symbols - Transistors; GeneralDesign support1999-05-06
BC859CBC859C SPICE modelSPICE model2020-11-11

Ordering, pricing & availability

Type numberOrderable part numberOrdering code (12NC)PackingBuy online
BC859CBC859C,235933628690235Reel 11" Q3/T4, LargePackOrder product
BC859CBC859C,215933628690215Reel 7" Q3/T4Order product

Sample

As a Nexperia customer you can order samples via our sales organization or directly via our Online Sample Store: https://extranet.nexperia.com.

Sample orders normally take 2-4 days for delivery.

If you do not have a direct account with Nexperia our network of global and regional distributors is available and equipped to support you with Nexperia samples.