A renowned tech brand has released the world’s lightest 14-inch OLED laptop for elite executives, backed by all-new technology for added sustainability.
As the world returns to its usual hustle and bustle, people are on the lookout for that are suitable for fast-paced lifestyles. This is especially true for those who are constantly on the go. Today’s busy professional needs tools that are both portable and highly functional. A number of brands have responded to this demand, including ASUS Business—a global technology leader famous for innovations that re-imagine today’s businesses.
Recently, the brand has announced the latest update to their 2023 ExpertBook Series line-up: the ASUS ExpertBook B9 OLED (B9403). The company designed its newest breakthrough to be the perfect partner for executives and business travelers. It’s a testament to ASUS’ unique ability to develop custom solutions for any entrepreneurial endeavor.
An Ultra-Light Yet Powerful Build
The ASUS ExpertBook B9 OLED features magnesium-lithium alloy material—the lightest metal alloy on the planet. As such, the laptop weighs a mere 990 grams. This makes it one of the lightest 14-inch business laptops in the world, even surpassing many 13-inch laptops on the market.
That said, despite how thin and lightweight it is, the ASUS ExpertBook B9 packs powerful features within a sturdy build. Each model endures multiple tests that follow exacting US military-grade MIL-STD-810H standards, as well as in-house durability requirements.
Despite the laptop’s ultra-thin profile, it still manages to hold all the necessary I/O ports for full connectivity. These include a pair of cutting-edge Thunderbolt™ 4 Type-C ports, with USB Power Delivery 3.0 support, a traditional USB 3.2 Type-A port, an HDMI 2.1 port, and lastly, a 3.5mm combo jack. In addition to this, ExpertBook B9’s touchpad enables more comfortable navigation with a 26.8% larger surface area.
High Performance for Any Task
The best professional-oriented gadgets need to have the latest and most efficient software for different tasks to encourage better productivity. The ASUS ExpertBook B9 excels in this area by upgrading expectations of what a modern business laptop should be and what it can achieve.
The verified Intel® Evo™ laptop possesses the 13th Generation Intel Core i7 with Windows 11, support for Intel® Core™ vPro® processors, and a 64 GB of LPDDR5x memory. These specifications work together to grant exceptional performance, efficiency, and connectivity. The laptop’s dual-fan and smart-cooling system reduces operating temperatures by up to 27% and reduces overall power consumption. This provides up to 11 hours of use on a single charge, enabling busy executives to power through a full workday and beyond.
As for display, the laptop’s 16:10 OLED screen boasts vivid colors and low blue-light emissions. This results in better eye care, so professionals need not worry about debilitating headaches or vision strain. Its large screen to body ratio also promotes an immersive visual experience for every work task. So whether one is building slideshow presentations or viewing important data, they’re sure to get the best display possible.
Meanwhile, the ASUS ExpertBook B9’s AI-powered webcam and two-way noise canceling technology ensures clear communication and visuals during online meetings.
Sustainability at the Forefront
ASUS Business is placing sustainability first with its ExpertBook B9 OLED. The laptop’s manufacturing process involves a patented technique called Thixomolding. It not only increases rigidity and improves energy efficiency, but also reduces material waste by 29% and production time by 75%.
As such, ASUS expects the ExpertBook B9 to be EPEAT (Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool) Gold verified. It also exceeds ENERGY STAR® standards, with energy consumption that’s up to 44% lower than certification requirements. Adding to this is the brand’s new ASUS Carbon Partner Services program, which offers flexible options to offset carbon footprint throughout the product lifecycle with high-quality, nature-based carbon credits verified by reputable organizations.
The newest ExpertBook embraces sustainable practices all the way down to its packaging. Its paper holds an FSC™ MIX certification due to its blend of recycled materials and materials from FSC-certified forests. The laptop’s packaging is also reusable, with an accessory box that transforms into a laptop stand for instant elevation with an ecological edge.
In the world of business, keeping important data and records safe is of utmost importance. Fortunately, the ExpertBook B9 is more than adept at keeping confidential data safe with its enterprise-grade security features.
This is due in large part to the laptop’s Intel™ vPro® platform, which enables remotely-managed automated troubleshooting and advanced virtualization. This, in turn, lowers administration costs while keeping data secured and providing a framework that lessens the workload of an organization’s IT department, improving overall operational efficiency.
The ExpertBook B9 also features the best in biometric protection with its integrated fingerprint sensor and infrared camera, which the ASUS Adaptive Lock technology powers for face logins. An optional TPM 2.0 chip can be provided for hardware-level protection against malware and other complex cyberattacks. The laptop’s webcam shield also lets users take control of their privacy with a quick flick.
For elite executives who want additional protection, the ExpertBook B9 OLED offers an NFC reader on its NumberPad 2.0, which enables a swift yet secure log-in through an authorized card.
All in all, business professionals can trust ExpertBook B9 for all endeavors. Its durability, high performance, and simplicity make it a reliable companion for those who need a portable yet powerful solution in today’s hybrid, remote, and in-person workflows.
You can purchase ASUS Business solutions such as ExpertBook and ExpertCenter Series models at the ASUS Official Online Store. For more news and updates, you can follow ASUS Business’ official website and Facebook page.
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