ASUS presents new Chromebooks CX1, CX9 and CM5

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ASUS today announced a number of new models in the ASUS Chromebook series, which are now available in Germany. The new features include the Chromebook Flip CM5, which is equipped with an AMD Ryzen 5 processor, AMD Radeon graphics and up to 16 GB of RAM.

The 360 ° design of the Chromebook Flip CM5 is particularly robust, and the colored WASD keycaps give it an extraordinary look. With the long battery life of up to 10 hours, users are well equipped on the go. The Google Play Store offers a wide range of apps for work and entertainment. The Chromebook Flip CM5 supports even more entertainment with the cloud gaming services Google Stadia and NVIDIA GeForce NOW.

ASUS introduces the Chromebook CX9 for business users. It is ideal for users who are increasingly relying on cloud-first operating systems and team tools outside of the office. For maximum productivity, it has an 11th generation Intel Core i7 processor, Intel Iris Xe graphics, an anti-reflective FHD display and additional security features to protect important business data. Weighing only around 1 kg, the Chromebook CX9 is perfect for everyday mobile work.

ASUS is also presenting two models of the Chromebook CX 1 (CX1100 and CX1500) in 11 or 15 inches. They enable productivity on the go with a 180 ° hinge, up to 12 hours of battery life and the full functionality of Google Workspace.

Chromebook CM5: Power pack with the latest AMD processor, outstanding design and 360 ° flip hinge
Powered by up to an AMD Ryzen 5 processor, up to 16 GB of RAM and up to 256 GB of SSD storage, the ASUS Chromebook Flip CM5 (CM5500) delivers maximum performance for productivity and entertainment. With access to the Google Play Store, users have a large selection of apps. The Chromebook Flip CM5 also supports cloud gaming with the streaming services Google Stadia and NVIDIA GeForce NOW. This allows users to stream games from the cloud without having to wait for installations, downloads or updates.

Thanks to the Harman Kardon-certified dual speakers, users can enjoy outstanding sound. Two USB 3.2 Type-C and one USB 3.2 Type-A ports, a microSD card slot and an HDMI connection ensure seamless connectivity. WiFi 6 and ASUS WiFi Stabilizer technology offer ultra-fast, interference-free connections.

With the precision-made 360 ° Ergolift hinge, the ASUS Chromebook Flip CM5 can be continuously adjusted to any angle. The three-sided NanoEdge design maximizes the screen area. The 15.6 inch IPS level display offers full HD resolution, 178 ° wide view technology and realistic color reproduction. It also supports the highly sensitive and responsive USI Stylus 4 for quick notes or creative work on the go.

The housing, which is partly made of aluminum, and the contrasting WASD keys give the Chromebook Flip CM5 an extraordinary look. The illuminated keyboard has a palm rest with a silky-soft obsidian velvet texture, which provides additional comfort, especially during prolonged use. The 5.68-inch glass touchpad features palm rejection technology for intelligent palm rest and multi-touch gesture support. Thanks to its mobile design with a weight of only 1.89 kg and a battery life of up to 12 hours, the CM5 is the perfect everyday companion.

Chromebook CX9: Mobile business power with software from the cloud
The ASUS Chromebook CX9 (CX9400) is perfect for the fast-paced business world. With a cloud-first operating system, users have access to all the apps and functions they need, while at the same time reducing IT costs. An 11th generation Intel Core i7 processor and Intel Iris Xe graphics deliver outstanding performance. With the NumberPad, the touchpad can be transformed into an LED-illuminated numeric keypad with one click. To optimize the working day from anywhere, the Chromebook CX9 has ultra-fast WiFi 6, Harman Kardon-certified dual speakers and an anti-glare FHD display. In addition, the nearly frameless 14-inch NanoEdge display offers 91% screen-to-body ratio for improved productivity.

The robust magnesium alloy housing meets the strict US military standard MIL-STD 810H. At the same time, the Chromebook CX9 weighs only 1.35 kg and is only 16 mm high. Despite its thin profile, the notebook is equipped with numerous connection options for comprehensive connectivity. This includes 2 Thunderbolt 4 as well as standard USB Type-A and HDMI ports.

For additional protection of important business data and privacy, the Chromebook CX9 has the Titan C Security Chip from Google, a fingerprint sensor for fast and secure login and a webcam shutter.

Chromebook CX1 (CX1100 and CX1500): More productivity on the go
The two new models of the Chromebook CX1 are powered by an Intel Celeron N3350 processor and an Intel HD Graphics 500 graphics card. Combined with the full range of functions from Google Workspace and other apps from the Google Play Store, users can use the CX1 to complete all tasks quickly and from anywhere or to enjoy mobile entertainment. With fast performance, a robust housing and numerous practical functions, the ASUS Chromebook CX1 is perfect for users who travel a lot.

The Chromebook CX1 CX1100 is particularly compact and portable with an 11.6 inch screen, 1.2 kg weight and a battery life of up to 12 hours. The Chromebook CX1 CX1500 is 15.6 inches tall and 1.74 kg light. The battery lasts all day with up to 11 hours of running time.

Prices and availability

  • The Chromebook Flip CM5 (CM5500) is now available from 599 euros.
  • The Chromebook CX9 (CX9400) is now available in Germany from 1,499 euros.
  • The Chromebook CX1 (CX1100) is now available in Germany from 299 euros.
  • The Chromebook CX1 (CX1500) is now available in Germany from 399 euros.

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