What is VBE in PNP transistor?

PNP Transistor Connection. The voltage between the Base and Emitter ( VBE ), is now negative at the Base and positive at the Emitter because for a PNP transistor, the Base terminal is always biased negative with respect to the Emitter. Also the Emitter supply voltage is positive with respect to the Collector ( VCE ).

When VBE is very low the transistor said to be saturated?

If the reading is below 0.3V, the transistor is at saturation. Transistors are having saturation voltage range from 0.7V and below but for a circuit designed for hard saturation, the VCE will be lower.

Is VBE 0.7 in saturation?

Saturation mode : VBE = 0.7V , VCE ≤ 0.2V.

What does VBE stand for?


Acronym Definition
VBE Visual Basic Environment
VBE Video Bios Extension
VBE Visual Basic Script Encoded
VBE Visual Basic Editor

How do you tell if a transistor is saturated?

A transistor goes into saturation when both the base-emitter and base-collector junctions are forward biased, basically. So if the collector voltage drops below the base voltage, and the emitter voltage is below the base voltage, then the transistor is in saturation.

How do you find the VBE on a transistor?

This can be done using the formula: Vcc = Vrc + Vrb + Vbe + (Ic + Ib)Rc + IbRb + Vbe, where “Vrc” is the voltage across the collector resistor; “Vrb” is the voltage across the base resistor (connected across the base) and the junction between the collector resistor and the transistor collector; and “Vbe” is the voltage …

How do you use VBE?

Using Shortcut Key to open VBE [The Easiest Way]: Open your spreadsheet and then simply press ALT + F11 key while in the main/normal Excel window, to open the Visual Basic Editor.

What is difference between VBB and VBE?

Vbb is the Base to ground bias voltage that is applied at the base terminal. Lastly Vbe is the Base emitter voltage drop which is almost 0.7 volts for active region operation.