Alongside Intel’s new series of processors, Asus has unveiled a series of new and upgraded laptops. They come with the power of 11th Generation Intel Core processors and Iris X graphics, yet maintaining a sleek form factor.
Asus ExpertBook B9
With the ExpertBook B9 (B9400), Asus has gone for a light 880g magnesium-lithium alloy chassis built for travel with all-day battery life and extra structural durability thanks its US MIL-STD810H standard. It includes a full set of I/O ports, the innovative Asus NumberPad and a proximity sensor to improve on-the-go work efficiency.
Powering the machine, you can find up to an 11th Generation Intel Core i7 processor with Intel Iris X graphics and WiFi 6. The laptop also supports dual-SSDs in both RAID 0 and RAID 1 for faster data transfer. Knowing the world we live in, it features advanced video conferencing solutions including AI noise-cancelling audio, Harman Kardon speakers and an HD web-camera. Ideal for the corporate world, the ExpertBook B9 also includes a user-friendly accessory box that can be used as a laptop stand.
Asus ZenBook S
The ZenBook S is an ultra-portable 13.9-inch laptop coming in a brand-new 3:2 aspect-ratio form factor. It maintains a 15.7mm profile and a 1.35kg weight being made of a tough all-metal unibody. You find black and red highlights on its body alongside a special off-center logo which adds to the visual appeal of the design. The display itself is a 3.3K (3,300 x 2,200) NanoEdge PANTONE Validated touchscreen providing a larger visual workspace thanks to its form factor. Typing is also comfortable given its ErgoLift hinge and the spacious edge-to-edge keyboard.
For great on-the-go performance, the ZenBook S comes with up to an 11th Generation Intel Core i7 processor, 16GB of RAM, a 1TB PCIe 3.0 M.4 SSD and a 67Wh battery supporting Type-C charging. Alongside its robust I/O selection, you also find two versatile Thunderbolt 4 USB-C ports. Equipped with the latest version of the MyAsus software, you can take advantage of NumberPad 2.0 as well as an infrared (IR) camera for convenient login access with Windows Hello.
Asus ZenBook Flip S
The first Asus laptop to verified as an Intel Evo platform laptop, the ZenBook Flip S measures just 13.9mm thin and weighs 1.2kg. It features an ultra-vivid 4K UHD OLED NanoEdge PANTONE Validated panel with a 100 per-cent DCI-P3 color gamut and exceptional contrast.
It doubles down on a luxurious premium design with a precision-engineered 360-degree ErgoLift hinge. This way, the laptop can be used in laptop, tablet, stand or tent modes. Again, for on-the-go performance, you find up to an 11 Generation Intel Core i7 processor with Intel Iris X graphics with 16GB of RAM and 1TB of PCIe 3.0 x4 SSD. The high capacity battery on the ZenBook Flip S means with will last for up to 15 hours.
Asus ZenBook 14
With the revolutionary Asus ScreenPad, the ZenBook 14 combines superb performance and portability packing a four-sided frameless NanoEdge display with a 92 per-cent screen-to-body ratio. It is powered by up to 11th Generation Intel Core processors with either Intel Iris X integrated graphics or NVIDIA GeForce MX450 discrete graphics. It also boasts two Thunderbolt 4 ports, a microSD card reader and a standard HDMI 2.0 port.
Pricing and availability
By introducing these laptops, Asus has upgraded both it ZenBook and ExpertBook lineup. As robust as this suite of laptops is, Asus has introduced more which you can learn more about here. As for local pricing and availability, we will update this post as we learn more.