Popular Present: 6.5 Million Download Angry Birds on Christmas Day

January 3, 2012 Updated Jan 3, 2012 at 3:21 PM EDT

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Popular Present: 6.5 Million Download Angry Birds on Christmas Day

January 3, 2012 Updated Jan 3, 2012 at 3:21 PM EDT

For new smartphone and tablet owners, Angry Birds turned out to be a pretty popular Christmas Day activity.

According to a report on allthingsd.com, Rovio -- the maker of the popular series of games -- said a record 6.5 million Angry Birds downloads were made on Christmas Day. That number includes both paid and free downloads of the series of games, according to the allthingsd.com report.

Read the allthingsd.com report HERE.