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How to Root Samsung Galaxy S 2 i9100 – Tutorial

Procedure to Root Samsung Galaxy S 2 (Galaxy S II GT I 9100):

For Developers and Rooting experienced users:

  • First up you will have to turn off your Galaxy S 2 after which you will have to turn ON your phone in the download mode. Download mode in Galaxy S 2 can be entered by pressing down on Volume Down button + OK button, and holding both simultaneously press the Power Button. You can also refer the below picture if you are unable to enter into the download mode.

Galaxy S2 Download Mode

  • Now, as soon as you enter into the download mode, you will have to now download the XWKDD Kernel after in your computer.
  • Now, you will have to download and open the Odin. Now, after opening the Odin you will have to connect your phone to the computer while keeping the Odin open.

Odin 1.85

Note : Don’t use PIT and also ensure that none of the options are checked except for “Auto reboot” and “F. Reset Time”.


  1. do i have to use the firmware given above or can i use any other from sammobile.com for eg. DDKL1 for india

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