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<p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-US">Hi,<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-US">&nbsp; I have a question about SAS SSC.<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-US">&nbsp; From the attached Picture, we can see that initiator and target would notify each other TX SSC TYPE by transmitting SNW-3 phy capabilities.<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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</span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:9.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:red">NOTE 13 - The phy&#8217;s receiver may use the
</span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:7.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:red">TX SSC TYPE
</span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:9.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:red">bit to optimize its clock data recovery circuitry (seeSAS-3).<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-US">&nbsp; Is that means RX should ensure it can receive center-spreading SSC or down-spreading SSC signal by using received TX SSC TYPE?<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-US"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-US">&nbsp; So, it is possible that initiator transmit center-spreading SSC signal and target transmit down-spreading SSC signal. Is that right?<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-US"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-US">Thanks and Best Regards!<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-US"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-US">Jason Guo<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-US"><img width="983" height="590" id="_x56fe__x7247__x0020_1" src="cid:image001.png@01D10D07.477BC180"></span><span lang="EN-US"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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