Astro’s Playroom comes pre-installed on every single PlayStation 5 console. It weighs in at almost 11 gigabytes (10.98 GB), but, with SSD storage at a premium, many players are wondering if the game can be uninstalled. So, can you delete Astro’s Playroom on PS5? Here’s the need-to-know on deleting PS5’s free pack-in game.
Can you delete Astro’s Playroom from a PS5 console?
Astro’s Playroom is an entirely free game — think along the lines of Wii Sports — but with just ~590 GB of internal PS5 storage, users need to maximize memory allocation. An obvious way of doing so would be to delete the Astro’s Playroom install, provided, of course, that Sony allows it.
How to delete Astro’s Playroom on PS5
Users can delete Astro’s Playroom on PS5 to save memory. To delete Astro’s Playroom from a PlayStation 5 console, simply follow these steps:
- Highlight Astro’s Playroom on the PS5 home screen.
- Press the start button, then select “Delete” from the list of options.
Astro’s Playroom uses 10.98 GB of the PS5’s available ~590 GB storage, so deleting it is a great way to clear space for additional installs.
How to download Astro’s Playroom on PS5
There’s no risk involved with uninstalling Astro’s Playroom, as the game can be reinstalled at any time.
- Navigate to the “Game Library” from the PS5 home screen.
- Locate Astro’s Playroom, select it, then opt to re-install the game.
Alternatively, Astro’s Playroom can be downloaded by searching for it in the PlayStation Store. The Astro’s Playroom file size is 10.98 GB, so the game shouldn’t take too long to download.
Astro’s Playroom is a great little title, so do give it a play before deleting the game on PS5.
For more on Sony’s next-generation PlayStation 5 console, check out Game Revolution’s hardware review and get the verdict on Spider-Man: Miles Morales. Alternatively, take a look at how the Xbox Series X and Yakuza: Like a Dragon fare.