How to root your Samsung Galaxy S3

Warning: You really need to follow the instruction carefully and make sure that you backup all your data before proceeding.

about_device

 

 

STEP 1: Download Odin from this link http://www.fusiondub.com/downloads/odin.zip
and extract to your desktop.

 

STEP 2: Open the folder of Odin307 and install Odin3 v3.07.exe by selecting “Run as Administrator”.

run_odin

 

STEP 3: In your mobile phone, go to Settings > Developer options, enable it and check USB debugging.

usb_debugging

 

STEP 4: Turn off your mobile phone and turn it on by holding the 3 buttons ( Volume down + Home + Power button ) until you see the warning and press Volume up button to continue to the Download mode screen.

hold

 

STEP 5: Plug your mobile phone to your computer using the data cable. In your Odin3 application, the ID:COM will turn into light blue color. Make sure the Auto Reboot and F.Reset Time are both checked.

com_blue

 

STEP 6: Click the PDA button, browse CF-Auto-Root folder and select CF-Auto-Root-m0-m0xx-gti9300.tar.md5 

Make sure the file is correct then click Start button.

click_pda

Wait for a few minutes, and you will see these screens.

From my experience, I saw RESET status.

odin_reset

 

When I unlocked my mobile phone, it became PASS status.

odin_pass

You’re done! 🙂

 

To check if you rooted your Samsung Galaxy S3 successfully, go to Play Store and install Root Checker.

root_checker

 

Press “Check” and you will see the Root Access says “access granted”

root_checker2

root_checker3

December 11, 2013 // Blog // 2 comments

2 Responses to How to root your Samsung Galaxy S3

  1. I’ve never rooted an android phone before. Downloaded odin from your link and will try to root my S3 today.

    Wish me luck 🙂

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