A module for the MagicMirror, to display system stats (cpu tmp, free ram, cpu load)
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Module: MMM-SystemStats

This MagicMirror modules, shows the processor temperature, system load and available RAM.

Magic-Mirror Module MMM-SystemStats screenshot

Tested with:

  • Raspberry Pi



Navigate into your MagicMirror's modules folder:

cd ~/MagicMirror/modules

Clone this repository:

git clone https://github.com/BenRoe/MMM-SystemStats

Navigate to the new MMM-SystemStats folder and install the node dependencies.

cd MMM-SystemStats/ && npm install

Configure the module in your config.js file.

Update the module

Navigate into the MMM-SystemStats folder with cd ~/MagicMirror/modules/MMM-SystemStats and get the latest code from Github with git pull.

If you haven't changed the modules, this should work without any problems. Type git status to see your changes, if there are any, you can reset them with git reset --hard. After that, git pull should be possible.

Using the module

To use this module, add it to the modules array in the config/config.js file:

modules: [
		module: 'MMM-SystemStats',
		position: 'top_center', // This can be any of the regions.
		classes: 'small dimmed', // Add your own styling. Optional.
		config: {
			updateInterval: 10000,
			animationSpeed: 0,
			align: 'right', // align labels
			//header: 'System Stats', // This is optional

Configuration options

The following properties can be configured:

Option Description
updateInterval How often does the content needs to be fetched? (Milliseconds)
Possible values: 1000 - 86400000
Default value: 10000 (10 seconds)
animationSpeed Speed of the update animation. (Milliseconds)
Possible values: 0 - 5000
Default value: 0 (animation off)
language language id for text can be different from MM.
Default value: config.language
align Align the labels.
Possible values: left or right
Default value: right
useSyslog log event to MMM-syslog?
Default value: false
thresholdCPUTemp upper-threshold for CPU Temp. If CPU Temp is more than this value, log to MMM-syslog if useSyslog=true. (celcius)
Default value: 75
baseURLSyslog URL base of MMM-syslog module
Default value:


  • icons
  • sd-card available space
  • better indication for the system load