ASUS has announced the launch of reliable and secure, ASUS Commercial Series notebooks which are designed to perform in the business world having been subjected to stringent durability tests which include drop and pressure tests that surpass industry standards.
These ASUS Commercial notebooks come with Anti-Shock Hard Drives, smart card access, TPM and fingerprint logins as well as ASUS Secure Delete to provide unprecedented levels of security business world always look forward to.
The Ideal Business Solution—ASUS B Series Notebooks
The ASUS B Series notebooks feature the latest Intel Core i3/i5/i7 processors with vPro technology as well as switchable graphics that offer both energy-efficiency and optimized performance modes.
ASUS has partnered with battery manufacturer Boston-Power® to provide the Nordic Ecolabel and China CEC-accredited battery for the ASUS B43 and ASUS B53 Commercial Series notebooks.
The Boston-Power batteries maintain peak performance for over 900 charge cycles—more than triple the normal lithium ion battery life cycle. And with ASUS Xpress Charge, a fully- drained battery can be charged to 90 percent capacity in just 90 minutes.
In addition, the green Boston-Power Sonata batteries can retain 80% of their original capacity for as long as three years, that is to say this leads to giving out a warranty for 3 years.
In addition to the 3 years warranty, Asus seeks to use the boosted battery lifetime as a selling point at business, and Asus believes that these Business Series Commercial notebooks would deliver industry leading efficiency, reliability and security along with excellent durability.
In addition ASUS B Series Commercial notebooks comes equipped with security measures like smart card, TPM, and fingerprint logins, ASUS Secure Delete lets the user completely erase data via a drag-and-drop interface.
In some markets, there is also the optional Intel Anti-Theft Technology and Computrace LoJack for Laptops, which allows the user to trace and recover stolen notebooks.
ASUS B Series notebooks are the world’s first to offer ATI Eyefinity multi-display technology, allowing for simultaneously connections on up to three displays. The notebooks can be paired with the ASUS Power Station II dock for easy connections to a range of peripherals and communication devices.
ASUS B43 and ASUS B53 Business Series Notebooks
The ASUS B43 notebook would comes in 14.1-inch LED display with 1366 x 768 resolution while the ASUS B53 notebook will sport the screen sizes of 15.6-inches with 1366 x 768 resolution.
Both these B series notebooks will be powered by a Intel Core i5 or Core i7 processors, ATI Radeon 5470 discrete graphics cards with 512-MB dedicated DDR3 video RAM, up to 4GB of RAM, and ATI Eyefinity support.
The ASUS B53 notebook is available as the first notebook which is powered by Intel Core i5-520M processor with vPro technology running at 2.4GH and offers 2GB of RAM, 320GB HD with anti-shock technology and Windows Professional 64-bit.
The ASUS B53 Business Series notebook features a 15.6-inch LED backlit screen powered by ATI Radeon 5470 discrete graphics cards with 512-MB dedicated DDR3 video RAM 0ffering 1366 x 768 pixel screen resolution.
These notebooks come with Anti-Shock Hard Drives, smart card access, TPM and fingerprint logins as well as ASUS Secure Delete to provide unprecedented levels of security.
The new ASUS B Series B43 and B53 business notebooks are the world’s first to offer ATI Eyefinity multi-display technology, allowing for simultaneously connections on up to three displays.
The notebooks can be paired with the ASUS Power Station II dock for easy connections to a range of peripherals and communication devices.
Simplifying Business with the ASUS P Series Notebooks
The ASUS P Series commercial notebooks are equipped with most advanced graphics solution viz. NVIDIA Optimus technology that promises to deliver a balance of performance and extended battery life, automatically switching from the integrated graphics processor to the GPU when the user runs graphics-intensive applications like presentations or photo- editing tools.
The ASUS P Series Business Notebooks comes with a host of user-friendly features that includes ASUS Scene Switch that makes it presentation-ready with a mere touch of a hotkey while ASUS Palm-proof Technology helps minimize errors during typing by detecting the differences between fingertip and palm touch points.
The ASUS P series commercial notebooks also comes with an intuitive BIOS interface with touchpad and mouse controls.
The rugged and secure ASUS P Series notebooks features durable Anti-Shock Hard Drive, and like the B Series, it comes with security features like ASUS Secure Delete, while Computrace LoJack for Laptops is available for some markets.
The ASUS B and C Series commercial notebooks red dot award winning design is finished in brushed aluminum and houses the ergonomic iF award-winning chiclet keyboard or wave keyboard.
Price and Availability
ASUS B and P Series Commercial Notebooks are expected to be available in September 2010, though ASUS has not yet revealed their prices in any market as yet.