Samsung has made a solid showing in the top five from Incredible Connection, with both a monitor and a notebook making it on to the retailer’s August listing.

Sharing the top spot, with five stars apiece are the Samsung Series 9 notebook and the Canon Pixma MG6140.

The Canon Pixma MG6140, retailing for R1 999.95, combines a printer, scanner and copier. It offers high-quality photo prints and wireless networking.

The Samsung Series 9 is an ultra-thin notebook retailing for R13 999.95.

It is perfect for travelling professionals and boasts a 128Gb solid-state hard drive.

Coming in at number three is the Samsung Syncmaster SA950, retailing at R6499.95, and which earned 4,5 stars.

The Syncmaster boasts a stylish 27-inch LED-backlit monitor, can display content in 3D and supports AMD HD3D standard.

Roxio Toast 11 Pro, retailing at R1 399.95, earned four stars.

It offers users a one-stop interface for creating CDs and DVDs, is useful for video and audio conversion; and includes Photoshop Elements, FotoMagico and SoundSoap.

The Fujifilm Finepix S4000 camera, at a retail price of R3 299.95, hit the top five list with three stars.

It boasts a 30x optical zoom, 14-megapixel photos and 720P HD video.