How to Root Your Android Device

What is Rooting?
With root access, you can get around any restrictions that your manufacturer or carrier may have applied. You can run more apps; you can customize your device to a greater degree; and you can potentially speed it up in a variety of ways.

Why Would You Root Your Android?
With root access, you can get around any restrictions that your manufacturer or carrier may have applied. You can run more apps; you can customize your device to a greater degree; and you can potentially speed it up in a variety of ways. Worth a shot.

Why Wouldn’t You Root Your Android
Voiding your warranty: Some manufacturers or carriers will use rooting as an excuse to void your warranty. It’s worth keeping in mind that you can always unroot. If you need to send your device for hardware repair or else, just flash the original ROM and no one will never know that it was rooted
Bricking your phone: Whenever you tamper too much, you run at least a small risk of bricking your device. This is the big fear everyone has. The obvious way to avoid it happening is to follow instructions carefully. Make sure that the ROM you want to install is suited for your device.
Security risks: Rooting may introduce some security risks. Depending on what services or apps you use on your device, rooting could create a security vulnerability.

How to Root Your Android Device
Finally…
1. Put your device into download mode (Vol Down + Home + Power)
download mode 1
2. Press the Volume Up button to continue. This will take you to ODIN download mode. Once you see the “Downloading…” screen, connect your device to your Windows computer via USB cable.
3. Download and install your manufacturers USB Drivers if your device isn’t detected.
4. Download the root file here
5. Download the latest Odin and open it
6. Connect phone and wait until you get a blue sign in Odin
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7. Add the .tar file to PDA (From the downloaded file)
8. Only check Auto Reboot
9. Click Start
10. If it’s successful, a “PASS!” box will appear.
11. Your device will reboot, once it finishes rebooting you should find a new app called SuperSU

How to Unroot
1. Open SuperSU app
2. Go to setting
3. Click Full Unroot

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