Asus’ new Chromebook CX9 is a powerhouse of a Chromebook constructed for professionals. Pricing continues 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 eleventh Gen Intel Core i7 processor. That’s an uncommon processor to see in a Chromebook — college students and extra informal Chromebook prospects don’t normally 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 couple of.2 kilos. And Asus says it meets the MIL-STD-810H US navy requirements for sturdiness, so you should not have any downside battering it round.
As well as, the brand new Chromebook helps Wi-Fi 6 and consists of Harman Kardon-certified twin audio system. Asus says it’s “loaded with I/O” ports, together with the brand new Thunderbolt 4 normal in addition to HDMI outputs. And it provides 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 may even function eleventh Gen Intel processors. These fashions are coming in Q1.