Samsung Galaxy S Plus GT I9001 smartphone which wasn’t a hit in terms of custom ROM support like it was for Samsung Galaxy S GT I9000, but not to worry as in the due course of this article we will be checking out on how to root as well as un root the device on any of the current firmware so that at least you can customize the device the way you want it. Keeping things simple, we have ensures that all the instructions are very short and easy to understand so that even the one who is rooting for the first time can root / un root the device easily. Very soon we will be coming up with the new updates for your device.
Rooting Information: We understand that once the device is rooted, the warranty gets void. So we have also mentioned in the due course on how you can un root the device or undo the root so that the warranty can be reclaimed easily.
Disclaimer: Please note that we should not be held responsible in any manner in whole or in parts if any damage is done to your device caused by updating the firmware which is a very unlikely event if you follow the instructions as mentioned in the article including the pre requisites and the procedure to update the phone.
CAUTION: This update should not be applied to the phones which are NETWORK LOCKED DEVICES, if you still continue to update your phone then we cannot guarantee on the consequences.
Quick List of Pre Requisites:
- All the data present in your phone should be backed up so as to ensure that just in case if any data gets lost or corrupted, the same can be restored with the help of below mentioned steps.
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”
- Minimum charge left in the phone should be 60% so as to ensure that the phone doesn’t get turned Off in the middle of firmware update.
- Disable all the security suites installed in your computer and Uninstall all antivirus tools in your computer so as to ensure that the firmware update is not interrupted in the middle of the process.
Assuming that you have followed all the instructions, you can now proceed to the next page where we have summed up a detailed tutorial on how to root / unroot the Samsung Galaxy S Plus GT I9001.