Asus announced its new B-series business-class notebook PCs with Boston-Power Sonata long-life battery that has a lifespan that is three times longer than standard batteries and comes wit a three-year warranty.
Four models are introduced, the B53J and B43J are powered by Core i5-520M or Core i7-620M processor, 2GB/4GB of RAM, ATI Mobility Radeon HD5470 512MB graphics while the B53F and B43F packs Core i5-520M and 2GB of RAM. The B53F gets Intel GMA HD graphics while the B43F sports Radeon HD5470 512MB graphics. The B53J and B53F have a 15.6-inch LED-backlit matte screen while the B43J and B43F have 14.1-inch screen. All four models have 320GB hard drive, 7200RPM for B53J/B43J and 5400RPM for B53F/B43F.
Asus’ B-series notebooks also come with DVD SuperMulti burner and support for WiFi 802.11b/g/n connectivity. They include Intel Anti-Theft which will automatically disable the laptop if it is lost or stolen, and a Trusted Platform Module for hardware data encryption. Smart Card Reader, Fingerprint Reader, and Computrace LoJack for Laptops support are also offered as options.