900nm Phototransistor

Code: YY66W

  • 3mm T-1 infrared phototransistor in a clear housing
  • Peak wavelength 900nm
  • Small package ideal for space limited applications
  • Many uses including remote control systems
  • The collector is denoted by the shorter lead
  • Similar to TIL78

Product details

900nm Phototransistor

• 3mm T-1 infrared phototransistor in a clear housing
• Peak wavelength 900nm
• Small package ideal for space limited applications
• Many uses including remote control systems• The collector is denoted by the shorter lead
• Similar to TIL78

Specification
Absolute maximum ratings
Vceo 30V
Vece 5V
PTOT 75mW
Electrical characteristics
Light current (VCE 5V, 1000Lux)
Min 8.3mA
Max 13.0mA
Dark current (VCE 10V, 0Lux)
Max 0.1µA
Peak spectral response 900nm

Hi,  Is this a pnp or an npn between the emitter and the base

Asked by: Alss
I have sent you the datasheet to cover these queries, if anyone else would like a copy please email us: technical@maplin.co.uk
Answered by: Russell
Date published: 2015-07-17

Is the infrared phototransistor sensitive to visible light transmitted through an optic fibre?
Asked by: Anonymous
No sorry this product does not support that.
Answered by: JK
Date published: 2015-07-17

Do you have the manufacutrers part number for this phototransistor?
Asked by: Anonymous
It is a Shian Yih 32PT
Answered by: DM
Date published: 2015-07-17

does this product sense distance like a parking sensor?
Asked by: Anonymous
No sorry this product does not support that.
Answered by: DH
Date published: 2017-01-27

Will this emitter work with the product YH71N (Infared Photodiode)?
Asked by: Anonymous
This is a phototransistor (i.e. a receiving device). YH70M ia a suitable infrared LED (emitter).
Answered by: LS
Date published: 2015-07-17

Could this Infrared Phototransistor be used to create a line following robot?
Asked by: Anonymous
Yes the product should support that.
Answered by: SS
Date published: 2015-07-17
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Bulk Prices

Item code Item name Quantity Price
YY66W 900nm Phototransistor (10+) £0.22
YY66W 900nm Phototransistor (1+) £0.24

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