Which temperature i should keep my eyes on in case it gets too high, CPU temp or Core temp ? Tags: Core Temperature Core Temp CPUs Cases Last response: September 6, 2013 11:35 AM in CPUs Share moby90 September 6, 2013 9:27:45 AM I have an AMD Phenom II x2 560 Black Edition Here's my temps; CPU idle: 41 C CPU max load: 50 C Core idle: 31 C Core max load: 40 C Which one of the two is more important for system stability ? More about : temperature eyes case high cpu temp core temp Reply to moby90 ihog a b à CPUs September 6, 2013 11:35:29 AM For Phenoms, I think you want to look at the CPU temp, but I'm not 100% sure. Also, you don't want to go over 62C. Reply to ihog Ask the community Post an answer Related resources: ForumCPU Temp is ~14c hotter than Core temps--Which should I watch? ForumCPU case & core temp a bit high More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !