Review: DeepCool Assassin III

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DeepCool Assassin III
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CPU Cooler Details:
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Brand DeepCool
Cooler Name Assassin III
Fan 1 Name TF140S
Fan 2 Name TF140S
Stated dBa 29.5
Number of Heat Pipes 5
Full Size (WxHxD): 140x165x161 mm
Radiator 1 (WxHxD) 138x108x50 mm
Radiator 2 (WxHxD) 138x108x50 mm
Air Cooler Rating: Install 5 (Moderate)
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Fan Details for CPU Cooler:
Metric Fan 1 Fan 2
Fan Name TF140S TF140S
Fan Location Front Mid
Fan Flow Type Push Mid
CPU Only Fan No No
Max RPM 1200 1200
Fan Size (mm) 140 140
Fan Width (mm) 25 25
Manufacture Rated dBa 29.2 29.2
Manufactured Rated Airflow (cmf) 70.8 70.8
Manufactured Rated Air Pressure (h2o) 1.1 1.1
Number Of Pins 4 4
PWM Fan Yes Yes
Bearing Type Fluid Dynamic Fluid Dynamic
Watts (W) 1.32 1.32
Current (A) 0.11 0.11
Max Volts 12.00 12.00

Design and Aesthetics:

The Deepcool Assassin III sports a premium design with two large aluminum heatsink towers, connected by eight heat pipes that efficiently transfer heat away from the CPU. The cooler comes with two 140mm PWM fans that provide efficient heat dissipation and a striking appearance. The overall design is sleek and minimalist, with an attractive black finish that complements a wide variety of build themes.

Install Notes:

The Deepcool Assassin III features a versatile mounting system compatible with a broad range of Intel and AMD sockets, and the installation process is user-friendly and straightforward. Although there are more steps involved with this cooler's installation, the parts for both Intel and AMD are well-labeled, and the steps are intuitive and easy to follow without much difficulty. It's important to note that this cooler has a large mounting footprint, which may require some consideration in terms of case and RAM clearance. As a result, checking compatibility before purchasing is essential to ensure a hassle-free installation experience.

Cooling Performance:

The Assassin III's dual-tower design and eight heat pipes deliver exceptional cooling performance, making it suitable for even high-end CPUs with high TDPs. The two 140mm PWM fans ensure optimal airflow and cooling performance while maintaining low noise levels, providing an excellent balance between performance and acoustics.

Noise Performance:

The Deepcool Assassin III fans are engineered to produce minimal noise during regular operation, and they can also be adjusted through the PWM control to find the perfect balance between cooling and noise for your specific needs. In most scenarios, the Assassin III operates at a low noise level, making it a suitable choice for users who value a quiet computing environment.


The Deepcool Assassin III is an impressive dual-tower air cooler that offers excellent cooling capabilities, quiet operation, and a visually appealing design. Its performance makes it a popular choice for PC enthusiasts seeking a reliable and efficient cooling solution for their high-performance systems.

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CPU Details:
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Brand AMD
Cooler Name Ryzen 7 5800X
CPU Socket AM4
Cores 8
Thread Count 16
Max Temperature 90°C
Base Clock 3.8GHz
Max Boost Clock 4.7GHz
Cache L1
Cache L2 4MB
Cache L3 32MB
Processor Power Base 105W
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