Americans spent a record $6.6 billion on Cyber Monday -- here's what they bought

Getty Images/Michael KovacThe Nintendo Switch was one of the top-selling items on Cyber Monday.
  • Cyber Monday was the biggest online shopping day in US history.
  • Top sellers included the Nintendo Switch, Apple AirPods, Google Chromecast, and Funko Pop dolls.

Cyber Monday was the biggest online shopping day in US history, with an estimated $US6.6 billion in sales representing a 17% increase over last year, according to Adobe.

By comparison, Black Friday and Thanksgiving Day generated online sales of $US5 billion and $US2.9 billion, respectively.

Here’s what everyone was buying on Monday, according to Adobe: the Nintendo Switch video game system, the video game “Super Mario Odyssey,” Apple AirPods, streaming devices like Google Chromecast and Roku, Samsung tablets, Apple iPads, Sony PlayStation VR, and the Microsoft Xbox One X.

The hottest toys on the shopping holiday were PJ Masks and Hatchimals Collectibles figurines, Funko Pop dolls, L.O.L. Surprise dolls, and ride-on cars.

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