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BC846B Automotive Qualified

65 V, 100 mA NPN general-purpose transistors

NPN general-purpose transistors in Surface-Mounted Device (SMD) plastic packages.

Orderable parts

Type number Orderable part number Ordering code (12NC) Package Buy from distributors
BC846B BC846B,215 933589560215 SOT23 Order product
BC846B BC846B,235 933589560235 SOT23 Order product
BC846B BC846B,185 933589560185 SOT23 Order product
BC846B/A2 BC846B/A2,215 934062963215 SOT23 Order product
BC846B/AU BC846B/AU,235 934067113235 SOT23 Order product


  • General-purpose transistors
  • SMD plastic packages
  • Two different gain selections
  • AEC-Q101 qualified

Target applications

  • General-purpose switching and amplification


Type numberPackage versionPackage nameSize (mm)PolarityConfigurationPtot (mW)VCEO [max] (V)IC [max] (mA)hFE [min]hFE [max]
BC846BSOT23SOT232.9 x 1.3 x 1NPN125065100200450


Type numberOrderable part number, (Ordering code (12NC))StatusMarkingPackagePackage informationReflow-/Wave solderingPacking
( 9335 895 60215 )

SOT23Reel 7" Q3/T4
( 9335 895 60235 )
Active1B%Reel 11" Q3/T4, LargePack

Quality, reliability & chemical content

Type numberOrderable part numberChemical contentRoHS / RHFEFRIFRMTBF (hour)MSLMSL leadfree
Quality and reliability disclaimer

Documentation (6)

File nameTitleTypeDate
BC846_SER65 V, 100 mA NPN general-purpose transistorsData sheet2018-08-07
LSYMTRALetter Symbols - Transistors; GeneralDesign support1999-05-06
BC846B_Nexperia_Product_QualityBC846B Nexperia Product QualityQuality document2019-05-20
BC846B_Nexperia_Product_ReliabilityBC846B Nexperia Product Reliability Quality documentQuality document2020-03-11
BC846BBC846B SPICE modelSPICE model2020-04-29


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File nameTitleTypeDate
LSYMTRALetter Symbols - Transistors; GeneralDesign support1999-05-06
BC846BBC846B SPICE modelSPICE model2020-04-29

Ordering, pricing & availability

Type numberOrderable part numberOrdering code (12NC)PackingBuy online
BC846BBC846B,215933589560215Reel 7" Q3/T4Order product
BC846BBC846B,235933589560235Reel 11" Q3/T4, LargePackOrder product
BC846BBC846B,185933589560185Reel 7" Q3/T4 Pitch 4mm in Multi reel packOrder product
BC846B/A2BC846B/A2,215934062963215Reel 7" Q3/T4Order product
BC846B/AUBC846B/AU,235934067113235Reel 11" Q3/T4, LargePackOrder product


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