A few days ago, Sony finally released a major software update for the PlayStation 5 console. One of the most important features of this update is that it allows you to install and add M2 (M.2 SSD) internal SSD memory for the console. If you are wondering how to add purchased storage memory to a console, read on.
One of the major developments of this generation of home consoles is the addition of built-in storage ( SSD) was to them. Especially Sony, which focused on this feature due to the extremely high speed of the PlayStation 5 console. However, since the console has 825 GB of internal memory and only about 667 GB is available to the audience, you may need to increase the console's internal memory in the next generation. However, this is up to you and the management of the console's memory space.
Since SSDs are not cheap, some may want to use external storage to address some of the potential problem of downsizing the next generation. Internal memory has other benefits as well. By adding M.2 SSD internal memory, you can directly download, copy and run PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4 games on this memory, thus increasing the size of the console's internal memory and making your work easier. External hard drive does not allow you to do this and you must copy the game to the internal memory to run the games.
How to internal memory M.2 SSD < Add to the console?
Touch a metal object to remove any static electricity from your body before installing or removing it. Failure to do so may damage your M.2 SSD or console.
If this is the first time you want to connect your M.2 SSD to the console, you should consider Installing Memory on the Console Your new M.2 SSD will be formatted to be usable on the PlayStation 5 console. So be careful that there is no important information on it that will be lost if neglected. Also, make sure that the heatsink is connected to a file that is most likely already connected.
We have shown the steps below, step by step and with an image. But do not be fooled by the long steps and the final task is much easier, but here we have tried to explain step by step and in fine detail. You will also need a screwdriver to install this internal storage. The storage must be M.2 SSD. The M.2 SATA SSD is not supported and cannot be used as internal storage. You can find it here for full details.
Steps to add internal storage M.2 SSD
How to install games and applications in this added memory?
Settings section of the console, then the Storage section, and then the Installation Location section. . Here you can choose to download games to this memory.
To transfer games and applications that are already installed, follow these steps: