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BCX56-16 ECAD models PCB Symbol, Footprint & ECAD Model

80 V, 1 A NPN medium power transistor

NPN medium power transistor in a SOT89 Surface-Mounted Device (SMD) plastic package. PNP complement: BCX53.

Orderable parts

Type number Orderable part number Ordering code (12NC) Package Buy from distributors
BCX56-16 BCX56-16,115 933674760115 SOT89 Order product
BCX56-16 BCX56-16,147 933674760147 SOT89 Order product
BCX56-16 BCX56-16,135 933674760135 SOT89 Order product
BCX56-16/G BCX56-16/G,115 934058369115 SOT89 Order product
BCX56-16/R BCX56-16/R,135 934059123135 SOT89 Order product
BCX56-16/R BCX56-16/R,115 934059123115 SOT89 Order product


  • High current
  • Three current gain selections
  • High power dissipation capability
  • Exposed heatsink for excellent thermal and electrical conductivity
  • AEC-Q101 qualified

Target applications

  • Linear voltage regulators
  • Low-side switches
  • Battery-driven devices
  • Power management
  • MOSFET drivers
  • Amplifiers


Type numberPackage versionPackage nameSize (mm)Ptot [max] (mW)PolarityVCEO [max] (V)IC [max] (mA)hFE [min]hFE [max]fT [min] (MHz)Complement
BCX56-16SOT89SOT894.5 x 2.5 x 1.51350NPN801000100250180BCX53-16


Type numberOrderable part number, (Ordering code (12NC))StatusMarkingPackageOutline versionReflow-/Wave solderingPacking
( 9336 747 60115 )

SOT89Reel 7" Q1/T1
( 9336 747 60147 )
ActiveBLReel 7" Q2/T3
( 9336 747 60135 )
ActiveBLReel 11¼" Q1/T1 in LargePack

Quality, reliability & chemical content

Type numberOrderable part numberChemical contentRoHS / RHFEFRIFRMTBF (hour)MSLMSL leadfree
Quality and reliability disclaimer

Documentation (9)

File nameTitleTypeDate
BCP56_BCX56_BC56PA80 V, 1 A NPN medium power transistorsData sheet2018-08-07
LSYMTRALetter Symbols - Transistors; GeneralDesign support1999-05-06
BCX56-16_Nexperia_Product_QualityBCX56-16 Nexperia Product QualityQuality document2019-05-20
BCX56-16_Nexperia_Product_ReliabilityBCX56-16 Nexperia Product ReliabilityQuality document2019-04-29
BCX56-16BCX56-16 SPICE modelSPICE model2019-11-21
SOT89_135Tape reel SMD; standard product orientation 12NC ending 135Packing2012-11-28
SOT89_115Reel pack for SMD, 7"; Q2/T3 product orientationPacking2019-10-11
SOT89_147SOT89 Reel pack, SMD, 7" T4 Turned 90 degree product orientation Ordering code (12NC) ending 147Packing2014-03-04
SOT89plastic, surface-mounted package; 3 leads; 1.5 mm pitch; 4.5 mm x 2.5 mm x 1.5 mm bodyOutline drawing2017-01-30


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File nameTitleTypeDate
LSYMTRALetter Symbols - Transistors; GeneralDesign support1999-05-06
BCX56-16BCX56-16 SPICE modelSPICE model2019-11-21

Ordering, pricing & availability

Type numberOrderable part numberOrdering code (12NC)PackingBuy online
BCX56-16BCX56-16,115933674760115Reel 7" Q1/T1Order product
BCX56-16BCX56-16,147933674760147Reel 7" Q2/T3Order product
BCX56-16BCX56-16,135933674760135Reel 11¼" Q1/T1 in LargePackOrder product
BCX56-16/GBCX56-16/G,115934058369115Reel 7" Q1/T1Order product
BCX56-16/RBCX56-16/R,135934059123135Reel 11¼" Q1/T1 in LargePackOrder product
BCX56-16/RBCX56-16/R,115934059123115Reel 7" Q1/T1Order product


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