Asus’ new Chromebook CX9 is a powerhouse of a Chromebook constructed for professionals. Pricing remains to be to be introduced, but it surely’s coming to North America in Q2 2021.
Per Asus, the Chromebook CX9 is powered by as much as an 11th Gen Intel Core i7 processor. That’s an uncommon processor to see in a Chromebook — college students and extra informal Chromebook prospects don’t often want greater than a Core i3 — but it surely’s the most suitable choice for energy customers.
It additionally packs that energy into fairly a transportable chassis, which is simply 0.63 inches thick (16 mm) and a pair of.2 kilos. And Asus says it meets the MIL-STD-810H US army requirements for sturdiness, so you shouldn’t have any downside battering it round.
As well as, the brand new Chromebook helps Wi-Fi 6 and contains Harman Kardon-certified twin audio system. Asus says it’s “loaded with I/O” ports, together with the brand new Thunderbolt four normal in addition to HDMI outputs. And it gives Titan C security, Google’s safety chip designed particularly for Chromebooks.
Asus additionally launched the Chromebook Flip CX5 and C536, two consumer-oriented Chromebooks that will even function 11th Gen Intel processors. These fashions are coming in Q1.