BC859C

PNP general purpose transistors

PNP transistor in a SOT23 plastic package.

NPN complements: BC849 and BC850.

Orderable parts

Type number Orderable part number Ordering code (12NC) Package Buy from distributors
BC859C BC859C,215 933628690215 SOT23 Order product
BC859C BC859C,235 933628690235 SOT23 Order product

Features

  • Low current (max. 100 mA)
  • Low voltage (max. 45 V).
  • AEC-Q101 qualified

Target applications

  • Low noise input stages of audio frequency equipment.

Parametrics

Type numberPackage versionPackage nameSize (mm)hFE [min]hFE [max]fT [min] (MHz)ComplementIC [max] (mA)Noise figure [max] (dB)VCEO [max] (V)Ptot [max] (mW)Polarity
BC859CSOT23SOT232.9 x 1.3 x 1420800100BC849C100430250PNP

Package

Type numberOrderable part number, (Ordering code (12NC))StatusMarkingPackageOutline versionReflow-/Wave solderingPacking
BC859CBC859C,215
( 9336 286 90215 )
Active4C%

(SOT23)
SOT23Reel 7" Q3/T4
BC859C,235
( 9336 286 90235 )
Active4C%Reel 11" Q3/T4, LargePack

Quality, reliability & chemical content

Type numberOrderable part numberChemical contentRoHS / RHFEFRIFRMTBF (hour)MSLMSL leadfree
BC859CBC859C,215BC859C95.00.442.27E911
BC859CBC859C,235BC859C95.00.442.27E911
Quality and reliability disclaimer

Documentation (8)

File nameTitleTypeDate
BC859_BC860PNP general purpose transistorsData sheet2004-01-15
LSYMTRALetter Symbols - Transistors; GeneralDesign support1999-05-06
BC859C_Nexperia_Product_QualityBC859C Nexperia Product QualityQuality document2019-05-20
BC859C_Nexperia_Product_ReliabilityBC859C Nexperia Product ReliabilityQuality document2019-04-29
BC859CBC859C SPICE modelSPICE model2012-07-22
SOT23_235Tape reel SMD; standard product orientation 12NC ending 235Packing2013-02-05
SOT23_215Tape reel SMD; standard product orientation 12NC ending 215Packing2012-11-16
SOT23plastic, surface-mounted package; 3 terminals; 1.9 mm pitch; 2.9 mm x 1.3 mm x 1 mm bodyOutline drawing2019-01-09

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Models

File nameTitleTypeDate
LSYMTRALetter Symbols - Transistors; GeneralDesign support1999-05-06
BC859CBC859C SPICE modelSPICE model2012-07-22

Ordering, pricing & availability

Type numberOrderable part numberOrdering code (12NC)PackingBuy online
BC859CBC859C,215933628690215Reel 7" Q3/T4Order product
BC859CBC859C,235933628690235Reel 11" Q3/T4, LargePackOrder product

Sample

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Sample orders normally take 2-4 days for delivery.

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