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Best Method to Root / Jailbreak Galaxy S4 GT-I9505 Using Chainfire Auto-Root

April 6, 2013 | Leave a comment(0) Go to comments

Rooting and jailbreaking of android and iphone is very useful because it give you options to run those apps that are normally not possible to enjoy on non-rooted or non-jailbreak smartphones. By rooting your android phone you can enjoy the real potential of your device. when ever a new operating system come in the market then developers start developing the rooting methods. Chainfire has successfully rooted the Samsung Galaxy S4 before it release and now you can root Samsung galaxy S4.

Samsung tried a lot to make the rooting of Samsung Galaxy S4 difficult or impossible but the talent of rooting community successfully breaks the all restrictions and limits imposed by the Samsung. A complete tutorial is provided below to Root the Samsung Galaxy S4 in just 6 steps.

Rooting of Samsung Galaxy S4:

Rooting of Samsung Galaxy S4

Rooting of Samsung Galaxy S4


This method is only for the rooting of Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE GT-19505 with firmware XXUAMD2, So don’t try this rooting firmware on other devices. Follow the below given instructions on your own risk.

Before rooting the Samsung Galaxy S4 ensures device has 50% battery remaining, USB cable is in good condition and you have Odin3 Flash application.

Rooting of Samsung Galaxy S4:

Just follow the below given easy steps to root the Samsung Galaxy S4 using the chainfire method.

Step # 1: Download the required file from here. After downloading extract the files.

Step # 2: Set your S4 in download mode with different button combination.

Step # 3: Now plug your S4 with computer via USB cable and put your S4 in download mode. Run the Odin3 on your PC, wait until this Odin3 recognize your Galaxy S4.

Step # 4: Choose the “.tar.md5” file which you extracted in above step. Ensure the Re-Partition box is unchecked and don’t change any other setting. Click on the Start button to start flashing the new PDA.

Step # 5: Wait until the flashing will complete, after successful completion s4 will be rebooted and a red android logo will be appeared that will be confirmation of successful rooting.

Step # 6: If your device reboot without displaying the red android then restart your device manually in recovery mode.

These are the simple steps to root Samsung Galaxy S4. After performing the above steps you can enjoy the root access on your device. if you have any problem during the rooting of Samsung Galaxy S4 then you can ask by commenting below. You can ask 24/7 any question related to the rooting of Samsung Galaxy S4 and jailbreaking of iOS devices.

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