If you connect the device and do a
You can see how the system has identified that device. Let's asume it is /dev/sdb, then as root if your user doesn't have permissions to mount, do a
mount /dev/sdb1 /mnt
In Ubuntu there is an GUI app that shows the devices like HDD, removable media, etc. But I don't know about Suse.
PS: Another way to check the devices when you connect them to the system is
And after that connect the device to the system. Info about that device will be displayed on your screen.