Asus adds 6 new enterprise-focused laptops to its ExpertBook lineup
On Thursday, Asus unveiled a series of laptops in India designed to facilitate hybrid working, including the ExpertBook B5, B7, B2, B3, and 12th Generation B9 & B1. These laptops are touted by the company as being crafted to boost productivity and deliver a robust, seamless user experience. The new models will be made available through Asus Enterprise Channel Partners.
Key features shared across the updated ExpertBook lineup include resilient and durable materials, comprehensive multi-layered security, a built-in ethernet port, and various health protection features such as ASUS Antibacterial Guard and a TÜV Rheinland-certified display.
**ExpertBook B5 series**
The ExpertBook B5 (B5402CBA) and B5 Flip (B5402FBA) are equipped with Intel’s latest 12th Gen Core i7 P-series 28W high-performance processor, Thunderbolt 4, Iris Xe graphics, up to 40 GB of DDR5 RAM, and fast Wi-Fi 6. These laptops feature 14-inch displays with FHD resolution and anti-glare coating, supporting up to two SSDs. The B5 Flip is a convertible laptop with a touch display and a garaged stylus, along with built-in noise-cancelling microphones and spill-resistant keyboards.
**ExpertBook B7 Flip (B7402FBA)**
Powered by the 12th Gen Intel Core i7 28-watt P-series processor and Intel Iris Xe iGPU, the ExpertBook B7 Flip supports up to 64 GB of fast DDR5 RAM. It is designed for on-the-go productivity, featuring a 5G cellular modem and Wi-Fi 6 connectivity. The laptop boasts a 14″ QHD+ display with a 16:10 aspect ratio, protected by Gorilla Glass. Privacy is ensured with the ASUS Private View display feature, providing a narrow 45-degree field of view. The B7 Flip also includes a 360° hinge and comes with the ASUS Pen, incorporating a magnesium-aluminium alloy for increased chassis strength.
**ExpertBook B3 Flip (B3402FBA)**
Featuring a 360° any-position hinge for PC and tablet use, the ExpertBook B3 Flip is protected by MIL-STD 810H US military standards. It includes a two-way AI noise-cancelling technology for clear communication and an optional garaged stylus for tablet functionality.
The Asus B2 Flip offers extensive hardware customization options to meet diverse business needs. The ExpertBook B2 series (B2402CBA & B2402FBA / B2502CBA & B2502FBA) comes in 14-inch/15.6-inch display sizes and flip/clamshell options, powered by Intel Core vPro i3-i7 processors.
**ExpertBook B9 and ExpertBook B14 (updated with 12th Gen Intel processors)**
The ExpertBook B9 (B9400) has been updated with the 12th Gen Intel Core i7 processor, Iris Xe graphics, 32 GB LPDDR5 5200 MHz memory, up to dual 2 TB SSDs, and Wi-Fi 6. The 14-inch display features ultrathin bezels with NanoEdge technology, an infrared camera, and a smart proximity sensor for fast biometric face login. The 66Wh battery promises all-day battery life.
The ExpertBook B14 (B1400) has also been updated with the 12th-gen Intel Core i7 processor, supporting up to 48 GB of RAM, hybrid SSD + HDD storage, and weighing just 1.45kg. It features an aluminium alloy build, a power-key fingerprint sensor, and offers a portable design.