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40 V, 100 mA PNP general-purpose transistor

PNP general-purpose transistor in a small SOT23 (TO-236AB) Surface-Mounted Device (SMD) plastic package.

NPN complement: PMBS3904

Orderable parts

Type number Orderable part number Ordering code (12NC) Package Buy from distributors
PMBS3906 PMBS3906,215 933972880215 SOT23 Order product
PMBS3906 PMBS3906,235 933972880235 SOT23 Order product

Features and benefits

  • 100 mA collector current capability


  • General-purpose switching and amplification


Type numberPackage versionPackage nameSize (mm)PolarityPtot (mW)VCEO [max] (V)IC [max] (mA)hFE [min]hFE [max]fT [min] (MHz)
PMBS3906SOT23SOT232.9 x 1.3 x 1PNP250-40-10060300150


Type numberOrderable part number, (Ordering code (12NC))StatusMarkingPackagePackage informationReflow-/Wave solderingPacking
( 9339 728 80215 )

Reel 7" Q3/T4
( 9339 728 80235 )
Active%O6Reel 11" Q3/T4, LargePack

Quality, reliability & chemical content

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

Documentation (6)

File nameTitleTypeDate
PMBS390640 V, 100 mA PNP general-purpose transistorData sheet2018-06-05
LSYMTRALetter Symbols - Transistors; GeneralDesign support1999-05-06
PMBS3906_Nexperia_Product_QualityPMBS3906 Nexperia Product QualityQuality document2019-05-20
PMBS3906_Nexperia_Product_ReliabilityPMBS3906 Nexperia Product ReliabilityQuality document2021-03-19
PMBS3906PMBS3906 SPICE modelSPICE model2020-11-11
WAVE_BG-BD-1Wave soldering profileWave soldering2021-09-08


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File nameTitleTypeDate
LSYMTRALetter Symbols - Transistors; GeneralDesign support1999-05-06
PMBS3906PMBS3906 SPICE modelSPICE model2020-11-11

Ordering, pricing & availability

Type numberOrderable part numberOrdering code (12NC)PackingBuy online
PMBS3906PMBS3906,215933972880215Reel 7" Q3/T4Order product
PMBS3906PMBS3906,235933972880235Reel 11" Q3/T4, LargePackOrder product


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