Incredible Connection has named its top picks for Christmas this year.

Topping the list is the Acer Iconia A501 3G which allows users to take their e-mail reading, web browsing, casual gaming and social networking on the road with this 3G-enabled device.

With a 10,1-inch WGXA screen, nVida Tegra 250 dual core processor, 1Gb RAM, 32Gb hard drive. dual facing camera and six-axis motion gaming, the Iconia A501 includes Bluetooth, Integrated 3G, HDMI port and a USB port – all for R6 499.95.

Next up is the Acer Aspire 5733-343G50Mi i3 notebook, with 3Gb RAM, 320Gb hard drives, 15,6-inch screen , Intel Core i3-370m Processor 2.4GHz, DVD writer, integrated Ethernet LAN and 802.11n WLAN, Bluetooth, memory card reader and webcam. This notebook retails for R4 999.95.

A Dell notebook is also on the list. The N5110 i5 Switch is billed as a high-performance multimedia notebook, with a touch of personalization. With Intel Core i5-2410M processor 2.30 GHz, 4096Mb of RAM, 500Gb hard drive, DVD writer and Intel Centrino Advanced-N 1030 (1×2 b/g/n Bluetooth Combo Card), this notebook comes in at R7 999.95.

The MacBook Pro 13-inch, with a retail price of R11 499.95, is billed as the perfect Mac for executives. Striking a balance between performance and mobility, this device includes an Intel(r) Dual Core processor i5 2.3GHz, HD graphics and an SD card reader.

The  Lenovo B300 All In One PC rounds out Incredible Connection’s computer picks. The B300, with its 512Mb dedicated graphics card gives users the power to view, edit and create photographic and video memories. It has 4Gb RAM, 500Gb hard drive, a 20-inch screen, Intel(r) Pentium Dual core E5800 processor 3.2 GHz, DVD writer, 512Mb dedicated graphics card, flash benefit and a one-year warranty, retails for R7 999.95.

On the software front, Incredible Connection is recommending Total 3D Home Landscape and Deck II, a complete design suite including 35 integrated home and landscape design programs, for R499.95.

Also on the list is Serif Craft artist, containing five disks packed with tools and content, for R499.95.

The BlackBerry 990 is a smartphone of choice this Christmas, with a retail price of R6 799.95, along with the Samsung Galaxy S11 for R6 599.95.

Shoppers can also get 100Mb data starter pack for R399.95.

On the camera front, Incredible Connection is recommending a bundle that includes the 14-Megapixel FujiFilm S3300 camera and Pentax binoculars for R2 699.95.

The 14-Megapixel  FujiFilm S4000 camera is also billed, for R2 999.95, along with the 14,1-Megapixel Canon A220, including bag and card for R999.95.