Recently, Samsung revealed Galaxy S4 flagship device running on Android 4.2.2 Jellybean. But before Galaxy S4 another flagship device was ruling the Android Market, i.e. Samsung Galaxy S3.
No matter lot of high-end Smartphones are available from different manufacturers, though people first prefer to buy an Android Smartphone from Samsung only. Still many users are there in the world who loves Galaxy S3 the most.
For them, today I came up with rooting guide and Custom ROM.
Today, in this post we will guide you on “How to root Galaxy S3 easily and smoothly“. To root Galaxy S3 without any conflict, you first have to go through the whole post and then perform the actual process on your device.
Requirements to root Galaxy S3:
1. Charge your battery up to 70%.
2. Enable USB debugging. (All apps > Settings > Manage Applications > Development > USB Debugging – check box)
3. Backup your phone data.
4. Install Samsung Galaxy S3 USB drivers from here.
5. Download file to root Galaxy S3
Easy Steps to Root Galaxy S3
1. Install drivers and extract Odin and CF Root files and extract both of them on the desktop.
2: Now, switch off your phone to boot it into Odin/Download mode by pressing and holding Volume down + Home + Power Key (long Press), till you see the Android Logo on screen. And then press the Volume Up key to enter download mode.
3: Open the “Odin.exe” and then connect your phone to computer via USB cable. As soon as you connect, ID:COM box in Odin turns light green/yellow color.
4: Now, click on PDA button and select PDA file (CF-Root-SGS3-v6.3.tar) from the CF Root extracted folder.
5: Make sure that only F. Reset Time and Auto Reboot boxes are checked on Odin. Don’t check any other boxes.
6: Click on Start button on Odin to start installation process. It will take upto 5 – 8 minutes, so please wait for the installation finish.
7: Finally, you will get PASS! Notification on the ID: COM box and then your device will reboot automatically in CWM Recovery and rooting procedure will continue.
8: Wait for all the process to complete and again your phone will reboot automatically and this time it will start in Normal Mode.
That’s it! You have successfully rooted your Galaxy S3. So, this guide covers all about how to root Galaxy S3 easily. In case, if you face any difficulty in understanding or performing then feel free to contact with us via comments and we will try to solve your all the difficulties. Happy Rooting
And as I said, here is the link for Custom ROM — DroidS3 Custom ROM for Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-I9300 [How to]