[TUF Gaming SSD Enclosure] Can I use TUF Gaming SSD Enclosure as PS5 external storage?

Yes,TUF Gaming SSD Enclosure can be used as PS5 external storage.

To use TUF Gaming SSD Enclosure as your PS5 external storage please follow following steps:

Note: This set up is based on PS5 Version 21.01-03.10.00PS5 Version 21.01-03.10.00 , few terms may be different in other versions.


1.Please confirm that your PS5 has been updated to the latest version.


2.Plug TUF Gaming SSD Enclosure only in the rear panel of PS5, not front panel.


3.Find TUF Gaming SSD Enclosure in Settings > Storage > Extended Storage. Then choose “Format as Extended Storage”.


4.Confirm if TUF Gaming SSD Enclosure is being formatted as PS5 external storage.
Note: Please do not format as exFAT, exFAT cannot save either PS4 or PS5 games.


5.While TUF Gaming SSD Enclosure is successfully formatted as PS5 external storage, you will see “Games and Apps” list under TUF Gaming SSD Enclosure.

For more product info , please visit External SSD Enclosure|Data Storage|ASUS Global.



How to get the (Utility / Firmware)?

You can download the latest drivers, software, firmware and user manuals in the ASUS Download Center.

If you need more information about the ASUS Download Center, please refer to this link