Asus ExpertBook B1400 has arrived in India with a sleek design; yet featuring a powerful set of specifications in the compact build. Asus is providing the Nvidia GeForce graphics card as an option alongside the Intel Tiger Lake Processor. Also, the trackpad design on this new executive notebook turns into a calculator with a touch of a button.
Although the build of the laptop is slim, you can find multiple ports on the left for connectivity. Moreover, the laptop comes certified with MIL-STD810H for its build strength and even comes with an anti-glare coating on the IPS display.
Asus ExpertBook B1400 Specifications
Asus ExpertBook B1400 sports a 14-inch full-HD IPS LED with a screen resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The display comes with a 16:9 aspect ratio, a 178-degree field-of-view, and 250nits of peak brightness.
Under the hood, 11th-Gen Intel Core Tiger Lake processors power the device. Besides, the variants include Intel Core i3-111G4 with Intel UHD GPU, Intel Core i5-1135G7 with Intel Xe GPU; or Intel Core i7-1165G7 with Intel Xe GPU.
Furthermore, the manufacturer is providing an option for the purchasers; to add the Nvidia GeForce MX330 GPU that has 2GB of VRAM. Coming to storage, the laptop comes with up to 16GB of DDR4 RAM with an expandability of up to 32GB with provided SO-DIMM slots. The onboard storage of the new ExpertBook laptop is up to 1TB of M.2 NVMe PCIe 3.0 SSD or up to 2TB of 2.5-inch HDD with write speeds of 5,400rpm.
The display of the laptop has thin bezels on all sides and features a 720p webcam with a shield and a microphone on the right side. Besides, the dual-array microphones are capable of canceling out ambient noises with the help of AI; while making video calls and recording.
Connectivity and Battery
The connectivity options of the ExpertBook B1400 include Dual-Band Wi-Fi with 802.11ax and Bluetooth v5.2 along with Ethernet support. Moreover, the I/O port section of the laptop feature a USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-C port; two USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A port, a USB 2.0 port, a microSD card reader, an HDMI port, a VGA port, a Gigabit RJ-45 LAN port; a 3.5mm headphone jack, and a Kensington lock port.
The MIL-STD810H certification for the laptop provides a strong build featuring a 180-degrees lay-flat hinge with an ErgoLift hinge. Furthermore, the battery pack on the laptop is a 42Whr cell with 65W fast charging support; with the in-box adapter and provides a battery backup of up to 10 hours on a single charge.
Price and Availability
The Asus ExpertBook B1400 starts at a price tag of Rs. 48,990 and the laptop flaunts in a single Blue version. The laptop will go on sale from official Asus stores and other retail chains and Asus-associated stores across India.