BC856A

PNP general purpose transistors

PNP transistor in a SOT23 plastic package.

NPN complements: BC846, BC847 and BC848.

Orderable parts

Type number Orderable part number Ordering code (12NC) Package Buy from distributors
BC856A BC856A,215 933589720215 SOT23 Order product
BC856A BC856A,185 933589720185 SOT23 Order product
BC856A/A2 BC856A/A2,215 934062972215 SOT23 Order product

Features

  • Low current (max. 100 mA)
  • Low voltage (max. 65 V).
  • AEC-Q101 qualified

Target applications

  • General purpose switching and amplification.

Parametrics

Type numberPackage versionPackage nameSize (mm)PolarityConfigurationPtot (mW)VCEO [max] (V)IC [max] (mA)hFE [min]hFE [max]
BC856ASOT23SOT232.9 x 1.3 x 1PNP1250-65-100125250

Package

Type numberOrderable part number, (Ordering code (12NC))StatusMarkingPackageOutline versionReflow-/Wave solderingPacking
BC856ABC856A,215
( 9335 897 20215 )
Active3A%

(SOT23)
SOT23Reel 7" Q3/T4

Quality, reliability & chemical content

Type numberOrderable part numberChemical contentRoHS / RHFEFRIFRMTBF (hour)MSLMSL leadfree
BC856ABC856A,215BC856A95.00.442.27E911
Quality and reliability disclaimer

Documentation (9)

File nameTitleTypeDate
BC856_BC857_BC858PNP general purpose transistorsData sheet2018-04-16
LSYMTRALetter Symbols - Transistors; GeneralDesign support1999-05-06
BC856A_Nexperia_Product_QualityBC856A Nexperia Product QualityQuality document2019-05-20
BC856A_Nexperia_Product_ReliabilityBC856A Nexperia Product ReliabilityQuality document2019-04-29
BC857A-Software2008-11-20
BC856ABC856A SPICE modelSPICE model2019-10-16
SOT23_185Tape reel SMD; standard product orientation 12NC ending 185Packing2012-11-16
SOT23_215Tape reel SMD; standard product orientation 12NC ending 215Packing2012-11-16
SOT23plastic, surface-mounted package; 3 terminals; 1.9 mm pitch; 2.9 mm x 1.3 mm x 1 mm bodyOutline drawing2019-01-09

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Models

File nameTitleTypeDate
LSYMTRALetter Symbols - Transistors; GeneralDesign support1999-05-06
BC856ABC856A SPICE modelSPICE model2019-10-16

Ordering, pricing & availability

Type numberOrderable part numberOrdering code (12NC)PackingBuy online
BC856ABC856A,215933589720215Reel 7" Q3/T4Order product
BC856ABC856A,185933589720185Reel 7" Q3/T4 Pitch 4mm in Multi reel packOrder product
BC856A/A2BC856A/A2,215934062972215Reel 7" Q3/T4Order product

Sample

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Sample orders normally take 2-4 days for delivery.

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