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BC846A

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
BC846A BC846A,215 933589550215 SOT23 Order product
BC846A BC846A,235 933589550235 SOT23 Order product

Features and benefits

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

Applications

  • General-purpose switching and amplification

Parametrics

Type numberPackage versionPackage nameSize (mm)PolarityPtot (mW)VCEO [max] (V)IC [max] (mA)hFE [min]hFE [max]
BC846ASOT23SOT232.9 x 1.3 x 1NPN25065100110220

Package

Type numberOrderable part number, (Ordering code (12NC))StatusMarkingPackagePackage informationReflow-/Wave solderingPacking
BC846ABC846A,215
( 9335 895 50215 )
Active1A%

(SOT23)
SOT23WAVE_BG-BD-1
Reel 7" Q3/T4
BC846A,235
( 9335 895 50235 )
Active1A%Reel 11" Q3/T4, LargePack

The variants in the table below are discontinued. See the table Discontinuation information for more information.

Type numberOrderable part number, (Ordering code (12NC))StatusMarkingPackagePackage informationReflow-/Wave solderingPacking
BC846A/SNBC846A/SNVL
( 9346 603 37235 )
Discontinued / End-of-life1A%

(SOT23)
SOT23WAVE_BG-BD-1
Reel 11" Q3/T4, LargePack
BC846A/SNR
( 9346 603 37215 )
Discontinued / End-of-life1A%Reel 7" Q3/T4

Discontinuation information

Type numberOrderable part numberOrdering codeLast time buy dateLast time delivery dateReplacement productStatusComments
BC846A/SNBC846A/SNVL934660337235
BC846A/SNBC846A/SNR934660337215

Quality, reliability & chemical content

Type numberOrderable part numberChemical contentRoHS / RHFMSLMSL leadfree
BC846ABC846A,215BC846A11
BC846ABC846A,235BC846A11

The variants in the table below are discontinued. See the table Discontinuation information for more information.

Type numberOrderable part numberChemical contentRoHS / RHFMSLMSL leadfree
BC846A/SNBC846A/SNVLBC846A/SN11
BC846A/SNBC846A/SNRBC846A/SN11
Quality and reliability disclaimer

Documentation (7)

File nameTitleTypeDate
BC846_SER65 V, 100 mA NPN general-purpose transistorsData sheet2018-08-07
LSYMTRALetter Symbols - Transistors; GeneralDesign support1999-05-06
BC846A_Nexperia_Product_QualityBC846A Nexperia Product QualityQuality document2019-05-20
BC846A_Nexperia_Product_ReliabilityBC846A Nexperia Product ReliabilityQuality document2021-03-19
BC846A-Software2008-11-20
BC846ABC846A SPICE modelSPICE model2020-11-11
WAVE_BG-BD-1Wave soldering profileWave soldering2021-09-08

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Models

File nameTitleTypeDate
LSYMTRALetter Symbols - Transistors; GeneralDesign support1999-05-06
BC846ABC846A SPICE modelSPICE model2020-11-11

Ordering, pricing & availability

Type numberOrderable part numberOrdering code (12NC)PackingBuy online
BC846ABC846A,215933589550215Reel 7" Q3/T4Order product
BC846ABC846A,235933589550235Reel 11" Q3/T4, LargePackOrder product

Sample

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