BCW61 series

PNP general purpose transistors

PNP transistor in a SOT23 plastic package.

NPN complement: BCW60.

Features and benefits

  • Low current (max. 100 mA)
  • Low voltage (max. 32 V).
  • 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]
BCW61BSOT23SOT232.9 x 1.3 x 1PNP250-32-100180310
BCW61CSOT23SOT232.9 x 1.3 x 1PNP250-32-100250460
BCW61DSOT23SOT232.9 x 1.3 x 1PNP250-32-100380630


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

Reel 7" Q3/T4ActiveBB%BCW61B,215
( 9333 241 30215 )

Reel 11" Q3/T4, LargePackActiveBC%BCW61C,235
( 9333 241 40235 )
Reel 7" Q3/T4ActiveBC%BCW61C,215
( 9333 241 40215 )

Reel 7" Q3/T4ActiveBD%BCW61D,215
( 9333 241 50215 )

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
BCW61BBCW61B,215BCW61Bweek 34, 200311
BCW61CBCW61C,235BCW61Cweek 34, 200311
BCW61CBCW61C,215BCW61Cweek 34, 200311
BCW61DBCW61D,215BCW61Dweek 34, 200311
Quality and reliability disclaimer

Documentation (5)

File nameTitleTypeDate
BCW61PNP general purpose transistorsData sheet1999-04-11
LSYMTRALetter Symbols - Transistors; GeneralDesign support1999-05-06
Nexperia_Selection_guide_2020Nexperia Selection Guide 2020Selection guide2020-01-31
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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