How to root SAMSUNG S4

How to root SAMSUNG S4 ?

Necessary Tools, Drivers and Firmware

  1. USB Drivers
  2. Samsung Odin software
  3. Samsung Auto-Root files

Install Necessary Tools

  1. Install USB Drivers.
  2. Unpack Auto-Root pack.

The rooting phone will erase all of your data.
All described operations you are doing at your own risk.
If want saves your data do a backup before start.
The battery should be at least 50% charged before starting.

Rooting Samsung Phone Tutorial

To start root process first need to turn on OEM LOCK option from Developer settings, without this can't do anything.
(if the SAMSUNG S4 does not have this option just ignore this information).

  1. Open Odin from auto-root pack directory.
  2. Tap AP button and select file that you got in cfroot directory with .md5 extension. Odin file select AP button
  3. Turn SAMSUNG S4 in download mode.
  4. Connect SAMSUNG S4 to usb cable.
  5. Press Start button in Odin after SAMSUNG S4 detection. Odin start button
  6. Just wait untile process end. Odin success screen phone rooted
  7. Disconnect SAMSUNG S4 from usb cable.
  8. Just wait until you see the welcome screen, the phone can restart few times not touch anything just wait.

That all your SAMSUNG S4 rooted without any problem. Congratulations.

If you want to be sure that device is fully rooted best uses application from Google Play Store like Hard Root Checker. Install it and enable and you will have information about Root and Busybox status. Simple but very helpful.

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