The device in question prevent the Intel SoC from entering deeper Package C-State like PC8, hence consumes unnecessary high power.
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lspci under Windows
ASPM L1 is enabled under Windows.
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lspci under Linux
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is this related to the Samsung SSD bug?
No it's unrelated.
Author: Kai-Heng Feng <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Wed May 6 01:34:21 2020 +0800
PCI/ASPM: Allow ASPM on links to PCIe-to-PCI/PCI-X Bridges