SOIC – Small Outline Integrated Circuit

Short for Small Outline Integrated Circuit. A SOIC package is a leaded rectangular surface mount integrated circuit with eight or more gull wings leads, bent outwards at the tip. The leads are on two length sides of the package. SOIC packages are JEDEC compliant.

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