BC848 series

30 V, 100 mA NPN general-purpose transistors

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

Features and benefits

  • General-purpose transistors
  • SMD plastic packages
  • AEC-Q101 qualified


  • General-purpose switching and amplification


Type numberPackage versionPackage nameSize (mm)PolarityPtot (mW)VCEO [max] (V)IC [max] (mA)hFE [min]hFE [max]
BC848BSOT23SOT232.9 x 1.3 x 1NPN25030100200450
BC848WSOT323SC-702 x 1.25 x 0.95NPN25030100110800


Type numberPackagePackage informationReflow-/Wave solderingPackingStatusMarkingOrderable part number, (Ordering code (12NC))

Reel 7" Q3/T4Active1K%BC848B,215
( 9335 896 30215 )
Reel 11" Q3/T4, LargePackActive1K%BC848B,235
( 9335 896 30235 )
Reel 7” Q1/T1 or Q2/T3Active1M%BC848W,115
( 9340 220 60115 )
Reel 13” or 11 ¼” Q1/T1 Active1M%BC848W,135
( 9340 220 60135 )

Discontinuation information

Type numberOrderable part number, (Ordering code (12NC))Last time buy dateLast time delivery dateReplacement productStatusComments

Quality, reliability & chemical content

Type numberOrderable part numberChemical contentRoHS / RHFLeadfree conversion dateMSLMSL leadfree
BC848BBC848B,215BC848Bweek 34, 200311
BC848BBC848B,235BC848Bweek 34, 200311
BC848WBC848W,115BC848Wweek 30, 200311
BC848WBC848W,135BC848Wweek 30, 200311
Quality and reliability disclaimer

Documentation (6)

File nameTitleTypeDate
LSYMTRALetter Symbols - Transistors; GeneralDesign support1999-05-06
Nexperia_Selection_guide_2020Nexperia Selection Guide 2020Selection guide2020-01-31
SOT323plastic, surface-mounted package; 3 leads; 1.3 mm pitch; 2 mm x 1.25 mm x 0.95 mm bodyPackage information2020-04-21
WAVE_BG-BD-1Wave soldering profileWave soldering2021-09-08
SOT23plastic, surface-mounted package; 3 terminals; 1.9 mm pitch; 2.9 mm x 1.3 mm x 1 mm bodyPackage information2020-05-13
WAVE_BG-BD-1Wave soldering profileWave soldering2021-09-08


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