We are testing the cooler in a case to recreate a real-life scenario. Here, you can see how many wires you will need to manage. Those are the two fans that need power from a 4-pin PWM connector.
Here’s what the Deepcool ASSASSIN IV looks like in the system. The radiator’s pressure is good, the base is relatively even, and there shouldn’t be any issues with contact with the IHS of the processor