BPW85B Vishay, 50 ° IR + Visible Light Phototransistor, Through Hole 2-Pin 3mm (T-1) package

  • RS Stock No. 145-2619
  • Mfr. Part No. BPW85B
  • Manufacturer Vishay
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BPW85 Series Phototransistors

The BPW85 series, from Vishay Semiconductor, are a family of silicon NPN phototransistors. They are in standard 3mm (T-1) plastic packages with a clear lens. The BPW85 phototransistors are sensitive to visible and near IR radiation. The BPW85 series includes BPW85, BPW85A, BPW85B and BPW85C, and they are ideal for detectors in electronic control and drive circuits applications.

Features of the BPW85 phototransistors:
3mm (T-1) package
Through-hole mounting
High photo sensitivity
High radiant sensitivity
Fast response times
Angle of half intensity: 25°
Operating temperature: -40 to +100 °C

IR Phototransistors, Vishay Semiconductor

Attribute Value
Spectrums Detected Infrared, Visible Light
Typical Fall Time 2.3µs
Typical Rise Time 2µs
Number of Channels 1
Maximum Light Current 4000µA
Maximum Dark Current 200nA
Angle of Half Sensitivity 50 °
Polarity NPN
Number of Pins 2
Mounting Type Through Hole
Package Type 3mm (T-1)
Dimensions 3.4 x 3.4 x 4.5mm
Collector Current 50mA
Spectral Range of Sensitivity 450 → 1080 nm
Length 3.4mm
Width 3.4mm
Maximum Wavelength Detected 1080nm
Minimum Wavelength Detected 450nm
Height 4.5mm
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