Recently using your new Samsung Galaxy S7, all of sudden there are things you can access because your device is not rooted. The truth is that rooting your phone allows you access system features of your smartphone, giving you super user capabilities to customize and modify the functions and likely the appearance of your samsung galaxy s7.
So today, i show you a new method to root your Samsung Galaxy S7, known as Chainfire an auto-Root utility can help you root Samsung’s latest Galaxy S7 and Samsung Galaxy S7 edge smartphones.
Prerequisites before rooting:
- Download and install USB drivers for Samsung Galaxy S7 in your computer.
- Go to Settings > tap for about five times to enable Developer options.
- Go to the Developer Options and enable OEM Unlock.
- Enable USB debugging option by pressing Menu > Settings > Applications. Navigate and tap on Developer Options to ensure that USB Debugging is enabled.
- Ensure that your Samsung Galaxy S7 carries more than 70% of charge.
How to root Galaxy S7 Using CF-Auto-RootRequired files:
- First of all, download Odin for installation from here; also download Chainfire root tool for Exynos Samsung Galaxy S7 from this link (for SM-G930F – or search a file appropriate for your own device’s model).
- Now, unzip Odin and install on your computer.
- Unzip Chainfire zip file and retrieve .tar.md5 file on your computer.
- Now you need to switch your smartphone off, and put it into download mode: press and hold Volume Down + Home buttons simultaneously and then press the Power key till you see the construction Android robot sign. Press Power key again to confirm.
- Now open ODIN on your PC and connect your smartphone with your Computer while it’s still in Download mode. When connected successfully, you will get a message in Odin saying Added!!. (In case you don’t get it, try another USB port. If that doesn’t help either, then re-install USB drivers).
- In ODIN, click on the AP / PDA button and select the extracted CF-Auto-Root file.
- Ensuring that Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time are selected, click on Start to initiate the root process.
- When the root process is successfully completed, you will get a PASS message and ID:COM will turn green.
- Once your device automatically reboots and you see the home screen, you can disconnect your Samsung Galaxy S7.
Thats all For now, enjoy your rooted device.