I am new buddy on computer and I want to know the detail about maximum temperature of CPU. Recently my DAD has gifted me new computer on my last Birthday. It has something AMD Athlon 64 x2 dual core 5000+ series CPU with ASUS M2N SLI motherboard. It is working fine and having superb performance for games. I always playing games on it. My computer gets heated whenever i play games. It goes around 50C-60C in game and 35-40C at idle time. So, I want to know that how much temperature is harmful for computers ? Please help me guys I scared little bit.