A versatile mobile laptop with its announced autonomy of 16 hours, the Asus ExpertBook B9 B9400 thin and very light with its weight limited to 880 grams targets demanding professionals with its dual biometric authentication solution, webcam cache, Intel Alder Lake-U processor, dual PCIe 4.0 SSD storage or Wi-Fi 6E and Thunderbolt 4 connectivity.
The Asus ExpertBook B9 B9400 is a new versatile Ultrabook compact thin very light that measures 320 x 203 x 14.9 mm and weighs only 880 grams at 1.01 Kg depending on the configuration.
Nomad, it rises slightly forward when opened and offers an advertised autonomy of 16 hours under Windows 11 Pro with its 4-cell 66Whr Li-Ion battery that can be recharged by 60% in 44 minutes.
Designed in rugged magnesium alloy of superior quality compliant with the American military resistance standard MIL-STD-810H, this laptop with a dark Star Black design equipped with a backlit chiclet keyboard (1.5mm stroke) resistant to spills up to 330ml offers a dual biometric authentication solution via Windows Hello.
Focused on security with its TPM 2.0 security chip, it is indeed equipped with a fingerprint reader and an infrared webcam for facial recognition.
There is also an NFC chip, a Kensington lock slot or a physical cache system – privacy shutter – for the webcam to preserve privacy.
About the webcam, also note the presence of Asus Adaptive Lock technology that automatically locks the session when the identified user moves away from the screen, and unlocks it when he recognizes the correct face again.
NumberPad (NumPad) technology is also part of the game.
When activated, the touchpad turns into a touchpad numeric for easy numbers entry.
Equipped with 2 Harman Kardon Dolby Atmos Smart Amp speakers, the Asus ExpertBook B9 B9400 offers Wi-Fi 6E ax (2×2), Bluetooth 5.2, HDMI 2.0b, headphone/mic combo audio, Gigabit Ethernet (via micro-HDMI), 1 USB 3.2 (Gen2) and 2 USB 4 Type-C Thunderbolt 4.
This laptop is based on a low-power Intel Alder Lake processor up to the Core i7-1255U (10 cores: 2P 1.7 GHz, 8E 1.2 GHz) with integrated graphics Intel Iris Xe.
Its core also consists of 8/16GB LPDDR5 6400MHz of soldered RAM as well as a dual RAID compatible M.2 NVMe PCIe 4.0 SSD storage slot for a maximum possible capacity of 4TB.
On the price side, count according to our information on 1999 euros for an Asus ExpertBook B9 B9400 with Core i7, 16 GB of RAM and 1 TB SSD.