Easy Guide to Root Samsung Galaxy Star S5282

If you are looking for the easy guide to Root Samsung Galaxy Star S5282. Samsung Galaxy Star S5282 is dual sim supported smartphone with latest Android Jelly bean OS and has 1 GHz Processor. If you recently bought the Samsung Galaxy Star S5282 and want to root your device to install custom ROms and Rooted application on your smartphone. Then here is our guide to root the Galaxy Star S5282, the below mention guide only for the Galaxy Star S5282, so don’t try this method on Galaxy Star S5280 model. Thanks to the XDA member Chirtagh who released the pre rooted firmware for Galaxy Star S5282.

The rooting process is bit length but easy. All you have to flash the pre-rooted Galaxy Star S5282 firmware on your device, after that you will get the root access on your Samsung phone. The pre-rooted firmware is based on baseband S5282DDAMF1 with build number S5282 XXAMF4 and works fine on all Galaxy Star S5282. The process will not remove the data from your phone, but we always recommend to our readers to take the backup first. The Samsung Galaxy Star S5282 is a entry level phone with Dual Standby SIM (GSM + GSM), Wi-Fi Enabled, Expandable Storage Capacity of 32 GB, FM Radio, 2 MP Primary Camera. 2.9-inch TFT Touchscreen.

Samsung Galaxy Star S5282
Samsung Galaxy Star S5282


Pre-requisites and Requirements

a) Before following the guide do take the Full Backup of your Android Apps, SMS, Contacts, Call Logs, Bookmarks. Looking for more ways to get the Backup your android device click here. So in case if you lost some of your important data and files in the update process, then you can easily restore them from your backup file. Read also how to take the backup of WhatsApp messages and restore it.

b) Once the backup files are saved on your device or on your desktop, after that Enable USB debugging mode on your device, read the guide here how to enable USB debugging mode.

c) Make sure that your Samsung Galaxy Star S5282  battery is full charge or near about 60-70% battery level.

d) Download the Latest Samsung Galaxy Star S5282 USB drivers on your PC and install it to start the root process. You need these drivers to connect your device with the computer to follow this guide.

After following the above mention steps follow the below mention guide one by one to Root Samsung Galaxy Star S5282. All the above mention steps are very important, so do follow all the steps and don’t ignore any of them.

How To Root Samsung Galaxy Star S5282

Step 1. Download the Pre Rooted Samsung Galaxy Star S5282 firmware here and extract the pre-rooted stock firmware for your device in computer.

Step 2. Download the ODIN Flash tool here and extract the same on your computer, you need this application to flash the prerooted firmware on your Samsung Galaxy Star S5282.

Step 3. Switch off your phone and Boot into Download Mode,Press and Hold Volume Down+Home Button+Power Button together. You should see a warning , Press Volume Up and continue (Don’t worry about any warning).

Step 4. Now your Galaxy Star S5282 in download mode. Connect your phone with the PC via USB cable and run the ODIN application from your desktop. Now you will see the blue sign in Odin screen, that mean your phone is connected successful and ready to update.

ODIN screen

Step 5. From the ODIN app click on the PDA button and select the rooting package file (pre_rooted_system.tar) that you downloaded on step 1. Next, ensure that the check boxes “Auto Reboot”, “F. Reset Time” and “PDA” are the only check boxes checked and the rest are not. And Make sure re-partition is NOT ticked on the ODIN application.

Step 6. Click on Start button from ODIN application screen and flashing process will start.

Step 7. After few minutes you see a green PASS message in Odin. Now your device will reboot automatically.

That’s it, Your Samsung Galaxy Star S5282 is rooted now.

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