PCR’s guide to distributors’ top selling products

We asked our distributor friends one simple question: what are your top selling products? Thankfully, they were more than happy to oblige by giving us an idea of the wide array of the gear that they see the most amount of success with.

Apacer AST280 

Distributor: Smithie

The Apacer AST280 SATAIII SSD is an ultra thin, ultra fast storage solution designed to provide excellent reliability and efficient transmission that is ideal for new devices that are made super slim. Available in 120GB and 240GB sizes.

Specs: Software free authentication & operation, 256-bit AES encryption, Compatible with any Operating System

SRP: £40.59 (120GB), £64.49 (240GB)

ASUS ZenDrive U7M

Distributor: Smithie

ASUS ZenDrive U7M is an external DVD writer featuring an ultra-slim 13mm form factor and a Zen-inspired design with a concentric-circle hairline finish that adds sophisticated aesthetics to any computer setup. 

Specs: USB 2.0, 13.5 x 14.2 x 1.4 cm, 227g

SRP: £34.99

Kingston DataTraveler

Distributor: Simms International

Kingston’s DataTraveler Ultimate GT is available in 1TB and 2TB capacities to back up large production files, making it handy when shooting 4K or 8K RAW video footage or storing large file libraries of movies and high-res images.

Specs: 1TB & 2TB capacity, USB 3.1, sequential read/write speeds; 300/200MB/s

SRP: From £1859.00

LG Ultra Slim Portable USB 2.0 DVD-RW – Black

Distributor: CMS Distribution

The Ultra-Portable Slim DVD burner GP57EB40 weighs only 200g. The drive burns all DVD and CD formats and also supports M-Disk Media. The power is supplied via the USB interface, making the device even more versatile. 

Specs: USB 2.0, 141 x 136.5 x 14 mm, 200g

SRP: £24.99

Samsung Smart Home Camera HD Indoor Pro

Distributor: CMS Distribution

View your SmartCam through your phone, and set up motion and audio alerts so you don’t miss anything going on at home. The camera provides 1080p Full HD streaming video, while a large CMOS sensor improve lighting.

Specs: Day and night use, Picture quality: 1080p, Suitable for indoor use, Ceiling or wall mountable

SRP: £129.99

iStorage 1TB diskAshur USB 3.0

Distributor: CMS Distribution

An effortless way to secure your data with USB 3.0 speeds, the iStorage diskAshur 3.0 has an easy-to-use keypad and is software free setup. The iStorage diskAshur 3.0 enables you to access the drive with your own unique pin. 

Specs: 1TB capacity, USB 3.0, Up to 5Gbps data transfer, 8.5 x 1.9 x 12 cm, 177g

SRP: £219.00

Energizer UE10007 Power Bank

Distributor: CMS Distribution

Energizer UE10007 is a power bank for smartphones, tablets, and other devices. UE10007 has a 10000mAh capacity, dual USB ports and is designed with soft touch housing to protect against fingerprints. 

Specs: 10000mAh, Lithium-Ion battery, 63 x 155 x 21.5 mm, 2 x USB ports

SRP: £19.99

QNAP 4 Bay NAS Enclosure

Distributor: CMS Distribution

The TS-453A NAS server is designed for small and medium businesses. The NAS is a storage device, but also a multitasking and multifunctional light-weight server. The TS-453A comes with LUN/ Volume Snapshot.

Specs: 14 nm Intel Celeron N3150/N3160 1.6 GHz processor, 8th gen Intel HD Graphics, 512MB flash memory

SRP: £389.99

Bitmore VR Eye

Distributor: Peak Development

The Bitmore VR Eye headset utilises your smartphone and is compatible with hundreds of free and inexpensive VR apps. So whether you want to watch 3D movies, explore new worlds or play immersive games – there’s something for everyone. Included with a Bluetooth Remote Controller to play games and control you’re viewing content without the need to remove your phone from the headset. 

Specs: Compatible with Android and iPhone smartphones, suitable for screen-sizes from 4- to 6.5-inches

SRP: £19.99

DeFunc +Hybrid

Distributor: Peak Development

Choose from four different models, in a choice of four colours. The first, Talk, is for heavy talkers. Music: for music lovers. Sport: for runners and Hybrid: for Multitaskers. Hybrid delivers the perfect blend of music and talk performance. Get full, rich sound without the isolating feel of silicon plugs. The microphone and remote are compatible with most devices (Android, iOS, Windows etc). 

Specs: Cable Length: 1.2M, driver: 14mm

SRP: £19.99

SanDisk microSD Ultra (64GB)

Distributor: Peak Development

Shoot and save more high-quality photos and Full HD video on your Android smartphone or tablet with SanDisk Ultra microSD UHS-I Cards. With storage capacities up to 128GB you can take more photos and videos without worrying about running out of space. This memory card features Class 10 video rating for high-quality video recording, so you can capture Full HD without dropouts and stuttering. 

Specs: Up to 128GB to capture, carry and keep it all, Class 10 speed rating for Full HD video capture, durable design

SRP: £24.99

SanDisk Ultra Flair USB 3.0 (64GB)

Distributor: Peak Development

The SanDisk Ultra Flair USB 3.0 flash drive moves your files fast. Enjoy high-speed USB 3.0 performance of up to 150MB/s. Made to be tough and durable, SanDisk SecureAccess software (included) also lets you set up a password-protected private folder on your drive and secures your files with 128-bit AES encryption. Store your files in style with the SanDisk Ultra Flair USB 3.0 flash drive.

Specs: USB 3.0, metal casing, 150MB/s

SRP: £34.99

SanDisk Cruzer Force USB 3.0 (64GB)

Distributor: Peak Development

With the Cruzer Force USB Flash Drive, you’ll get large storage capacities within a distinctive, stylish design. This USB flash drive features a durable metal casing. With capacities up to 64GB, this secure flash drive can even store large files, including high-resolution images and HD video. It comes with SanDisk SecureAccess software, which makes it easy to create an encrypted, password-protected folder. 

Specs: Durable and stylish design, available in capacities up to 64GB, portable drive for easy file storage

SRP: £34.99

SanDisk SSD Ultra 2 (960GB)

Distributor: Peak Development

On a whole range of important metrics, SanDisk Ultra II SSD performs up to 28 times better than most other hard disk drives. With SanDisk Ultra II SSD, batteries lasts longer on a single charge, and with no moving parts inside, PCs will run cooler and quieter. Plus, with SanDisk SSD Dashboard, you always have visibility into how your drive’s performing, available firmware updates, and how to maintain peak performance. 

Specs: Fast boot up, fast loading, fast transfer, 960GB capacity

SRP: £299.99

HP X2 612 G2

Distributor: Westcoast

The versatile HP Pro x2 612 design strikes the right balance of mobility, durability, and security in a device that is designed to last the test of time. Purposely designed to be ideal for mobile professionals and optimized for managed IT environments, this affordable HP x2 612 G2 touchscreen device extends productivity outside the office to literally wherever you feel like taking it.

Specs: Intel Core i5-7Y54, 12-inch display, 8GB RAM, 256 GB SSD

SRP: £1,613.00

HP EliteBook x360 G2

Distributor: Westcoast

The EliteBook has 360 degrees of versatility across five modes, unmatched security, and over 16 hours of battery life. Thin and light HP EliteBook x360 1030 is the perfect PC or highly mobile professionals looking for a work laptop that they can take on the road with them. With 8 GB of RAM, take the EliteBook wherever business or pleasure takes you, set a new benchmark for work and fun.

Specs: Intel Core i5-7200U with Intel HD Graphics 620, 13.3-inch Full HD touchscreen, 8GB RAM

SRP: £1,450.00

HP ZBook 15u G3 Mobile Workstation

Distributor: Westcoast

Enjoy workstation performance in a low cost, compact package. The HP ZBook 15u with its 15.6-inch diagonal display is the perfect combination of mobility and cost. Running on an Intel Core i7 processor it packs 16GB of RAM. 

Specs: Intel Core i7-6500U processor, 15.6-inch, 16 GB RAM, 512 GB HP Z Turbo Drive PCIe SSD

SRP: £2,019.00

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB

Distributor: Westcoast

A carbon roll cage with reinforcement throughout makes the X1 Carbon Ultrabook ultralight, ultradurable and highly portable. Stay unplugged all day by boosting your battery up to 80 per cent capacity in just 35 minutes.

Specs: Intel Core i5 6200U, 8GB RAM, 256 GB SSD

SRP: £1,483.00

Veho Muvi K-Series K-2 SPORT Action Camera

Distributor: Exertis

Capture full high definition 1080p, 60fps or 720p video at 120fps for superb quality and clarity. Shoot 16MP single photos, time lapse or fast burst of up to 10 photos per second to never miss a moment. 

Specs:  High definition 1080p, 16MP photos

SRP: £229.95

Yale YD-01-CON-YALE-CH Keyless Smart Lock

Distributor: Tech Data

Yale Keyless Connected Smart Lock provides freedom to secure your home without a key. Control who and when people have access by setting a PIN code that works for 24 hours. Your door can be opened by a 4 to 10 digit pin. 

Specs: Keyless smart lock with Yale module

SRP: £168.00

Veho Muvi K-Series K-2 PRO Action Camera

Distributor: Exertis

Ultra high-resolution video captures 4k at 15fps and 2.7k at 30fps. In 1080 high definition when shooting at 60fps or 720p at 120fps. Super powerful XA-9 Hercules chipset improve the performance of the Muvi K-2 Pro.

Specs: 4K video, up to 30fps and 1080p definition

SRP: £279.95

ASUS ZenBook 3 UX390UA

Distributor: Tech Data

Every precision component and crafted detail has been re-engineered to turn the ZenBook 3 into a super sophisticated machine. It’s lighter, thinner, stronger, extremely powerful – and looks the part as well. 

Specs: 12.5-inch display, Core i5 7200U, 8 GB RAM, 512 GB SSD, USB-C Mini Dock

SRP: £1,199.99


Distributor: Tech Data

ROG G701 is a portable and stylish gaming laptop engineered for gaming performance. ROG G701 is paired with an ultra-fast 120Hz G-SYNC display for smooth gaming performance to give you a competitive advantage.

Specs: 17.3-inch display, Core i7 7820HK, 64 GB RAM, 512 GB SSD (2x), NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080, 8 GB GDDR5

SRP: £3,999.99

Wireless AC750 4G LTE Multi-WAN Router

Distributor: Tech Data

The Wireless AC750 4G LTE Multi-WAN Router has Integrated LTE, offers 4G coverage, operates at 150 Mbps Broadband Modem. Easy to install the Wireless AC750 Router is suitable for small to medium-sized businesses.

Specs: Embedded LTE/HSPA module (Dual Mode) Supports LTE Band 3,7,8,20 (1800/2600/900/800 MHz)

SRP: £147.99


CMS Distribution – 0208 960 6000

Exertis – 0208 200 8282

Peak Development – 0148 979 6979

Simms International – 0162 285 2800

Tech Data – 0125 678 8134

Westcoast – 0118 912 6000

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