Asus on Friday launched the second generation of its ExpertBook B9 business laptop in India. The company had first launched the ExpertBook B9 last year. At the time, the company’s business laptop came with the 10th gen Intel core processor. This time around, Asus has upgraded the processor among a host of other things. The Asus ExpertBook B9 now comes with the 11th gen Intel core processor.
The ExpertBook B9 starts at ₹1,15,489 and it will be available at Asus Exclusive Stores and other commercial PC channel partners across the country soon.
As far as the features are concerned, the ExpertBook B9 weighs 1005g and it comes with a 14.9-mm-thin profile. It comes with a 14-inch LED-backlit IPS full HD display with a resolution of 1920×1080 pixels. It features ultra-thin bezels on all sides and it comes with a 94% screen-to-body ratio. It also features the company’s AI noise-canceling audio technology that employs machine-learning algorithms to isolate unwanted noise from human speech. It also features up to four 360° far-field microphone and Harman Kardon-certified speakers. Additionally, it comes with the company’s LED-illuminated NumberPad 2.0.
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The newly launched ExpertBook B9 11th-gen Intel core processors. It is available in Core i7 and Core i5 variants. For graphics, it has Intel Xe Graphics. It is available in 8GB and 16GB RAM variants with Dual M.2 NVMe PCIe 3.0 storage in RAID 0 and RAID 1 configurations. It runs on Windows 10 Home and it has a 720p HD IR camera with a microphone on top.
On the connectivity front, it has Wi-Fi 802.1, Bluetooth 4.0, two Thunderbolt 4 USB-C ports, a USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A port, an HDMI port, a Kensington lock slot and an audio combo jack. It is backed by a 66Wh 4-cell lithium-polymer battery with a 65W USB-C fast charger, which the company says can charge up to 60% of the battery in under 49 minutes.