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Right now my current OC is at +91 Mhz for GPU Clock Offset & +75 Mhz for Memory Clock Offset. I am not sure if I should proceed to OC more or test Skyrim with this OC settings.

Right now I am trying to understand the basics on CPU OCing. I think that will improve my FPS more than a GPU OC. I think 4.0 GHz is where I should start with.
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I don't know much about Intel OCing, but you should try to go to 4.1-4.2GHz on your CPU. With the IPC of Haswell, that should remove CPU bottleneck (for the most part). You will see a lot less frame dropping, and a substantially higher minimum frame rate.

EDIT: Someone has a nice OC log here on OCN
And here is their validation
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My goal is to get to 4.2 Ghz. however like with the GPU OCing I want to make sure I can get to 4.0 Ghz stable first. I am trying to figure out if I need to increase the voltage at 4.0/4.2 Ghz or not. I have been reading mixed reviews stating whether or not that is necessary.
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So far, nothing has worked as planned. There is seriously something wrong and I cannot figure the solution:

http://www.overclock.net/t/1483882/issues-with-ocing-gpu-cpu-at-the-same-time/10#post_22151564
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