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500 V, 0.25 A PNP high-voltage low VCEsat (BISS) transistor

PNP high-voltage low VCEsat Breakthrough In Small Signal (BISS) transistor in a SOT23 (TO-236AB) small Surface-Mounted Device (SMD) plastic package. NPN complement: PBHV8540T.

Orderable parts

Type number Orderable part number Ordering code (12NC) Package Buy from distributors
PBHV9040T PBHV9040TVL 934061415235 SOT23 Order product
PBHV9040T PBHV9040T,215 934061415215 SOT23 Order product

Features and benefits

  • High voltage
  • Low collector-emitter saturation voltage VCEsat
  • High collector current capability IC and ICM
  • High collector current gain (hFE) at high collector current
  • AEC-Q101 qualified
  • Small SMD plastic package


  • Electronic ballast for fluorescent lighting
  • LED driver for LED chain module
  • LCD backlighting
  • High Intensity Discharge (HID) front lighting
  • Automotive motor management
  • Hook switch for wired telecom
  • Switch Mode Power Supply (SMPS)


Type numberPackage versionPackage nameSize (mm)PolarityPtot (mW)VCEO [max] (V)IC [max] (mA)hFE [min]
PBHV9040TSOT23SOT232.9 x 1.3 x 1PNP300-400-250100


Type numberOrderable part number, (Ordering code (12NC))StatusMarkingPackagePackage informationReflow-/Wave solderingPacking
( 9340 614 15235 )

Reel 11" Q3/T4, LargePack
( 9340 614 15215 )
ActiveW5%Reel 7" Q3/T4

Quality, reliability & chemical content

Type numberOrderable part numberChemical contentRoHS / RHFMSLMSL leadfree
Quality and reliability disclaimer

Documentation (6)

File nameTitleTypeDate
PBHV9040T500 V, 0.25 A PNP high-voltage low VCEsat (BISS) transistorData sheet2009-01-25
AN11076Thermal behavior of small-signal discretes on multilayer PCBsApplication note2021-06-23
PBHV9040T_Nexperia_Product_QualityPBHV9040T Nexperia Product QualityQuality document2019-05-20
PBHV9040T_Nexperia_Product_ReliabilityPBHV9040T Nexperia Product ReliabilityQuality document2021-03-19
PBHV9040TPBHV9040T SPICE modelSPICE model2020-11-11
WAVE_BG-BD-1Wave soldering profileWave soldering2021-09-08


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File nameTitleTypeDate
PBHV9040TPBHV9040T SPICE modelSPICE model2020-11-11

Ordering, pricing & availability

Type numberOrderable part numberOrdering code (12NC)PackingBuy online
PBHV9040TPBHV9040TVL934061415235Reel 11" Q3/T4, LargePackOrder product
PBHV9040TPBHV9040T,215934061415215Reel 7" Q3/T4Order product


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