Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone can now be rooted and we will help you do that. So, to start with for all those who have managed to get the Samsung Galaxy S4 I9505 smartphone and are on the Latest version of Jellybean 4.2.2 XXMDM version of firmware can root their devices to install the custom ROM firmwares which will be coming very shortly on AndroidAdvices.com. So, before we head over to the tutorial on how to root your Galaxy S4 I9505 smartphone, you need to go through the list of quick pre requisites which we have mentioned below and then a detailed procedure to root in the next page.
Note: Rooting your Galaxy S4 will void warranty, to restore the lost warranty all you need to do is to re-apply with the factory firmware which can be applied by following the below instructions;
Quick Pre Requisites:
- All the data in your Samsung Galaxy S4 should be backed up with the help of below mentioned steps manually and not with the KIES PC Suite.
SMS – Use “SMS Backup & Restore app”,
Contacts – Sync with the Gmail application,
Call Log – Call Log and Restore
Images, Songs, Videos, Files – Copy to internal / External SD Card,
APN and MMS Settings – Note down from the path “Applications > Settings > Wireless and Network > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names”
- From the path “Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging” enable the USB Debugging Mode.
- Minimum charge left in your phone is 30% or else there is a risk of device getting turned off in the middle of rooting process.
Disclaimer: Follow all the instructions mentioned in this article as if there is any damage caused due to not following instructions then we shall not be held liable or responsible. Just in case if you face any issues then we will try our level best to address the same.
Assuming that you are done with all the above mentioned steps, it’s time to proceed to the next page where we have summed up a detailed guide on how to root your Galaxy S4 smartphone.