BCV28; BCV48

PNP Darlington transistors

PNP Darlington transistor in a SOT89 plastic package.

NPN complements: BCV29 and BCV49.

Features and benefits

  • Very high DC current gain (min. 10000)
  • High current (max. 500 mA)
  • Low voltage (max. 60 V).
  • AEC-Q101 qualified


  • Where very high amplification is required.


Type numberPackage versionPackage nameSize (mm)PolarityComplementIC [max] (mA)Ptot [max] (mW)VCES [max] (V)fT [min] (MHz)hFE [max]hFE [min]
BCV28SOT89SOT894.5 x 2.5 x 1.5PNPBCV29500130030220>2000020000
BCV48SOT89SOT894.5 x 2.5 x 1.5PNPBCV49500130060220>1000010000


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

SOT89Reel 7” Q1/T1 or Q2/T3ActiveEDBCV28,115
( 9338 715 80115 )

SOT89Reel 7” Q1/T1 or Q2/T3ActiveEEBCV48,115
( 9340 216 80115 )

Quality, reliability & chemical content

Type numberOrderable part numberChemical contentRoHS / RHFLeadfree conversion dateMSLMSL leadfree
BCV28BCV28,115BCV28week 28, 200311
BCV48BCV48,115BCV48week 28, 200311
Quality and reliability disclaimer

Documentation (6)

File nameTitleTypeDate
BCV28_48PNP Darlington transistorsData sheet2004-12-05
LSYMTRALetter Symbols - Transistors; GeneralDesign support1999-05-06
DERATSMDPower Derating Curves for SMDs; GeneralDesign support1999-05-06
Nexperia_Selection_guide_2020Nexperia Selection Guide 2020Selection guide2020-01-31
Nexperia_Selection_guide_2021Nexperia Selection Guide 2021Selection guide2021-01-08
SOT89plastic, surface-mounted package; 3 leads; 1.5 mm pitch; 4.5 mm x 2.5 mm x 1.5 mm bodyPackage information2020-04-21


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