How To Root XXU1ANG3 Android 4.4.2 On Galaxy S5 G900H Stock Firmware

In our previous post we discussed how to update Galaxy S5 G900H To XXU1ANG3 Android 4.4.2 stock firmware. In this post we guide you to how to root Galaxy S5 G900H on XXU1ANG3 Android 4.4.2 stock firmware.

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Must read: How To Update Galaxy S5 G900H To XXU1ANG3 Android 4.4.2 Stock Firmware

Pre Requisites

  • First backup all your contacts, call logs and SMS.
  • Enable USB debugging mode from Settings->Applications->Development->USB debugging in your device.
  • Install latest Galaxy S5 G900H drives on your computer.

How To Root XXU1ANG3 Android 4.4.2 On Galaxy S5 G900H Stock Firmware

1.First Download CF-Auto-Root 4.4.2 Package and ODIN on your computer and extract them on your desktop.

2.Now power off your device and enter into download mode by pressing and holding the volume down+home buttons together and then power button till you see the Samsung logo. And press Power again to confirm to enter into Download Mode.

3.Now connect your device to your computer and open the ODIN program.

4.If your phone is connected successfully, one of the ID:COM boxes will turn yellow with the COM port number.

5.Here choose your files to install on your device.

  • Click on ‘PDA’ / ‘AP’ and select the file ‘CF-Auto-Root-k3g-k3gxx-smg900h.tar.md5‘.

6.In ODIN, check the Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time options, next click on start button in ODIN to start in the installation process.

7.Your phone will reboot into Recovery Mode automatically and install the root package files.

Note: If you are getting errors or not rooted even after following above given steps pull out the battery and start the procedure again from the first step.

8.After rebooting your device you’ll have rooted Galaxy S5 G900H LTE XXU1ANG3 Android 4.4.2 official firmware.

Rahul is the Editor-in-Chief at Thetechhacker, Phone Opinions, and Ask Hacker. After realizing an obsession with technology, he left his job career to write about technology.

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