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Asus updates 14-inch ExpertBook B9 OLED and B5 series laptops

Asus ExpertBook B9 OLED world's lightest 14-inch business laptop (Source: Asus)
Asus ExpertBook B9 OLED world's lightest 14-inch business laptop (Source: Asus)
The world's lightest 14-inch business laptops are back with updated hardware, and the list of available options goes all the way up to 13th gen Intel Core i7 P-series processors with Intel vPro support. The list of highlights also includes TPM 2.0 security, face and fingerprint login, as well as a webcam cover.

Yesterday, Asus introduced updated versions of the ExpertBook Series business laptops, namely the ExpertBook B5 (available in flip and clamshell configurations) and the ExpertBook B9 OLED. Both receive the latest Intel processors alongside a comprehensive set of up-to-date, business-oriented set of features.

The ExpertBook B5 & B5 Flip feature a 14-inch FHD anti-glare display (with touch capabilities for the Flip), 16 GB DDR5-4800, 1 TB PCIe SSD storage, and use the Intel Core i7-1360P processor. They also pack a HD IR webcam with shutter and Windows Hello face login, WiFi 6E and Bluetooth 5, as well as a rich set of connectivity options that includes RJ45 Ethernet, a pair of Thunderbolt 4 ports with USB PD 3.0 and 4K display output support, HDMI 2.1, USB 3.2 Gen2 and Gen1 Type-A, a microSD card reader, a Kensington Nano security slot, and a 3.5 mm combo audio jack. The B5 weighs 2.8 pounds and the B5 Flip goes up to 3.06 pounds. Both measure 12.73 X 8.78 X 0.70 - 0.71 inches.

The ExpertBook B9 OLED is powered by the Intel Core i7-1355U processor and comes with 16/32 GB LPDDR5-5200 and 1/2 TB PCIe 4.0 SSD storage, a 14-inch 3K OLED with 100% sRGB and DCI-P3 color gamut and 90 Hz refresh, a FHD IR webcam with shutter and Windows Hello support, and more. Measuring 12.24 X 8.46 X 0.62 inches, the B9 OLED weighs only 2.18 pounds. 

The list of common specs and features includes a 63 Wh Lithium-polymer battery with 3 cells, a combo power button that integrates the fingerprint scanner, a full-size spill-resistant keyboard, two-way AI noise cancelling, Cortana support, Intel Smart Sound, Dolby Atmos support, as well as the Asus Business Manager software companion alongside MyAsus for business customization.

While the ExpertBook B5 & B5 Flip start at US$1,699.99 and can be acquired from the brand's certified resellers, the refreshed ExpertBook B9 OLED starts at US$2,149.99 and is available via the Asus Store.

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ASUS Releases Latest 14" ExpertBook B9 OLED and B5 Series Laptops in Its Updated ExpertBook Series Lineup


Fremont, Calif. — September 6, 2023 — ASUS today announced updated versions of its ultralight and portable ExpertBook Series business laptops – with the ASUS ExpertBook B9 OLED and ASUS ExpertBook B5 (in both flip and clamshell configurations) featured as the latest additions to the lineup. Every business has unique needs, and each is charting its path in today’s hybrid, remote, and in-person workflows. ExpertBooks are the ideal take-anywhere laptops, crafted for lightness, engineered to deliver next-gen power, providing enterprise-grade security, and made with military-grade toughness.

ASUS ExpertBook B5 & B5 Flip
Available in both traditional clamshell and 360°-convertible forms for the ultimate portability and flexibility, the latest ExpertBook B5 models feature a thin bezel 14-inch display and are packed with the latest high-performance capabilities, including up to a 13th Gen Intel® Core™ i7 P-series processor with Intel vPro® support. For peace of mind, both models are equipped with top-of-line security features like a TPM 2.0 security chip, face and fingerprint login, and a physical webcam shield.

The ExpertBook B5 and B5 Flip laptops are built with premium materials, carefully crafted to keep the chassis light and durable to withstand the rigors of everyday use in and outside of the office. They are also engineered to empower all-day productivity and feature a battery life that has the endurance to last for up to 12 hours[1] on a single charge, the ASUS NumberPad for fast data input, and, with the ExpertBook B5 Flip, a quick-charging garaged stylus.

ASUS ExpertBook B9 OLED
The ASUS ExpertBook B9 OLED is ASUS’ new flagship business laptop. Crafted from premium magnesium-lithium alloy, the device pushes the limits of lightness – weighing a mere 2.18 lbs. It offers an eco-friendly design, crisp 16:10 OLED display, and the latest Intel® Core™ vPro® processor, making the ExpertBook B9 OLED the perfect companion for C-suite and business travelers alike.

As an Intel Evo™ certified laptop, the ExpertBook B9 OLED is guaranteed to provide exceptional performance and efficiency and delivers up to 11 hours of use on a single charge – enabling business executives to power through an entire workday. Despite the laptop’s ultrathin profile, it offers comprehensive connectivity ports including Thunderbolt™ 4 Type-C, traditional USB 3.2 Type-A, and HDMI 2.1 for seamless compatibility. The ExpertBook B9 OLED even comes equipped with a 3.5mm combo jack to support an external microphone, headphones, or headsets.

The Expert Series Advantage
ExpertBook laptops support the future of work with reliable, durable designs delivering high-performance computing. The laptops are powered by 13th Gen Intel® Core processors providing faster frequencies and higher bandwidths and enhancing workflows and productivity. With a comprehensive lineup, the ExpertBook Series powers businesses as they navigate busy, challenging workdays. ExpertBooks provide a technology-packed solution with best-in-class experience – making it a complete solution for every business sector. The entire lineup includes:

  • Robust, multi-layered security options include support for the Intel vPro platform for superior business protection, NFC and facial recognition login, a fingerprint sensor, a webcam shield for instant privacy, a TPM 2.0 security chip to keep attackers away from confidential data, smart card reader, and the exclusive ASUS NumberPad.
  • No-compromise connectivity via Thunderbolt 4 with USB4®, Ethernet, and HDMI® ports. Triple 4K display output, fast-charging support, spreadsheet number entry via a garaged stylus during meetings, and more.
  • MIL-STD 810H US military certified and is engineered to survive the most extreme temperatures, moisture, and dust.

For the full lineup of ASUS ExpertBook business laptops, please see here.


The ASUS ExpertBook B5 and ASUS ExpertBook B5 Flip starts from $1699.99 and can be purchased through our certified resellers. For more information, please contact your local ASUS sales representative.

The ASUS ExpertBook B9 OLED starts from $2149.99 and is available at the ASUS Store. Please contact your local ASUS representative for more information.


ASUS ExpertBook B9 OLED
ASUS ExpertBook B5
ASUS ExpertBook B5 Flip
Operating system
Windows 11 Pro (ASUS recommends Windows 11 Pro)
Intel vPro® Essentials with Intel® Core™ i7-1355U Processor 1.8GHz (12M Cache, up to 5.1GHz,10 cores)
Intel vPro® Essentials with Intel® Core™ i7-1360P processor 2.2 GHz (18M Cache, up to 5.0 GHz, 12 cores)
Intel® Iris® Xe
16GB / 32 GB LPDDR5 5200 MHz
16GB DDR5 4800 MHz
1TB / 2TB PCIe® 4.0 Performance SSD
1 TB PCIe® 4.0 Performance SSD
14.0" 16:10 3K (2880x1800) OLED,
400 nits, 100% sRGB, 100% DCI-P3, 90Hz
14" 16:9 FHD (1920x1080), anti-glare, IPS, 400 nits, sRGB 100%, DPST+ PSR2, 60 Hz (1 W)
14" 16:9 FHD (1920x1080), anti-glare, IPS, 400 nits, sRGB 100%, DPST+ PSR2, 60 Hz (1 W), Touch
Not available
Not available
MPP 2.0 garaged stylus
I/O ports
1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A
2 x Thunderbolt™ 4.0 Type-C
1 x HDMI 2.1(TMDS)
1 x 3.5 mm combo audio jack
1 x Nano Kensington® lock slot
1 x Mini HDMI transfer to RJ45
2 x Thunderbolt4 Type-C® (supports 4K display, USB PD 3.0)
1 x USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-A
1 x USB 3.2 Gen1 Type-A
1 x HDMI® 2.1(TMDS)
1 x microSD card reader
1 x 3.5 mm combo audio jack
1 x RJ45
1 x Kensington Nano Security Slot
Video camera
1080p FHD IR webcam with shutter, supports Windows Hello face login
HD IR webcam with shutter, supports Windows Hello face login
WiFi 6E (802.11ac) (dual-band) 2x2 + Bluetooth® 5
WiFi 6E (802.11ac) (dual-band) 2x2 + Bluetooth® 5
2 x speaker
3 x multi-array microphone with Intelligo beam forming
ASUS two-way AI noise-canceling technology
Smart amp technology
Dolby Atmos support
2 x speaker
Integrated digital microphone x 2 on the CMOS module
ASUS two-way AI noise-canceling technology
Cortana voice-recognition support
Dolby Atmos support
Wake on Voice (ISST)
Intel® Smart Sound technology
2.18 lbs
2.8 lbs
3.06 lbs
12.24" x 8.46" x 0.62" ~ 0.62"
12.73" x 8.78" x 0.70" ~ 0.71"
63 Wh, 3-cell, Li-polymer
63 Wh, 3-cell, Li-polymer
Fingerprint sensor (combo power button), TPM 2.0, IR camera, webcam shield, Kensington Nano lock slot
Fingerprint sensor (combo power button), TPM 2.0, IR camera, webcam shield, Kensington Nano lock slot, BIOS Booting User Password Protection
Keyboard and touchpad
Full-size keyboard with 1.5 mm key travel; backlit; spill-resistant to 400cc*
*Quantity used during testing, with duration of 3 minutes
Full-size keyboard with 1.5 mm key travel; backlit; spill-resistant to 66 cc*
*Quantity used during testing, with duration of 3 minutes

ASUS NumberPad
Featured software
ASUS Business Manager, MyASUS for business customization
ASUS Business Manager, MyASUS for business customization
AC adapter
USB Type-C®, 65 W; Output: 20 V DC, 3.25 A; Input: 100~240 V AC 50 / 60 Hz universal
USB Type-C®, 65 W; Output: 20 V DC, 3.25 A; Input: 100~240 V AC 50 / 60 Hz universal
Energy-efficiency compliance
ENERGY STAR®FSC™ MIX labeled packaging, WEEE, French Repairability Index

About ASUS
ASUS is a global technology leader that provides the world’s most innovative and intuitive devices, components, and solutions to deliver incredible experiences that enhance the lives of people everywhere. With its team of 5,000 in-house R&D experts, ASUS is world-renowned for continuously reimagining today’s technologies for tomorrow, garners more than 11 awards every day for quality, innovation, and design, and is ranked among Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies.


[1] Actual battery life may vary depending on product configuration, usage, operational conditions, and power management settings. Battery life will decrease over the lifetime of the battery. Stated battery life is an estimated maximum and relates to ASUS ExpertBook B5402C only; B5402F has an estimated battery life of up to 11 hours.

[2]  Specifications, content and product availability are all subject to change without notice and may differ from country to country. Actual performance may vary depending on applications, usage, environment and other factors. Full specifications are available at

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