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Thats Vdroop aka LLC. It runs a higher idle voltage and a lower load voltage, it ramps the voltage better for the chip. Its a feature recommended by Intel.

People turn it off to get lower voltage overclocks but its better to keep it on.

If you want lower idle voltage you can enable EIST/Cx States, but should keep Vdroop on.
Thanks but I don't see those options in the UEFI menu and I don't mind paying a few dollars on the electricity bill.
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They're under advanced then the CPU tab but yea generally disabling them improves over clocks.
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Thanks everybody I think I'm done overclocking, atleast for now. I have created a new thread with results here
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