Samsung Galaxy Alpha is the new device from Samsung and last week Samsung unveiled this phone in India. “Samsung Galaxy Alpha” is first one to have the metallic frame in Android based phones. It comes with 4.70-inch 720×1280 display powered by 1.8GHz processor alongside 2GB RAM and 12-megapixel rear camera. Today in this guide we will sow you how to get the root access on this new device with the CF Auto root method. CF Root method is one of the easiest and quickest way to root he android device. One the is rooted you can install lots of tweak, Mod and rooted applications. You can check out some of the rooting benefits here. So let’s check out on how you can root the device with simple steps.
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CHECK PHONE MODEL
This guide is only for the Samsung Galaxy Alpha android smartphone. Don’t try this method on any of other Android devices, It may hard brick your device. So, first confirm your phone model number in your android phone settings. To do this Go the Settings page of your device and check out the “About Device” option.
PRE-REQUISITES AND REQUIREMENTS
Before following the below Mention guide, It’s always recommended to follow our pre-requisites and requirement to stay safe.
1. BACKUP YOUR ANDROID DATA
Do take the Full Backup of your Android Apps, SMS, Contacts, Call Logs, Bookmarks. This one is one of the most important step that you have to follow, as we don’t want anyone losing their personal data or apps. For help on Backup and Restore check out the below mention guides.
BACKUP ANDROID APPS, SMS, CONTACTS, CALL LOGS, & BOOKMARKS
BACKUP ANDROID DEVICE WITH THESE FREE APPS
BACKUP AND RESTORE WHATSAPP MESSAGES
2. INSTALL SAMSUNG GALAXY DRIVERS
You need these drivers to connect your device with the computer to follow this guide. Without these USB drivers you can’t connect your device to the PC, first download and install these drivers on your system.
3. ENABLE USB DEBUGGING MODE
Now you need to enable USB debugging mode. Without enabling USB debugging mode on your device you can’t start the root, Custom ROM or Unlock process.
4. CHARGE YOU ANDROID
If your device switched off during this process, it could damage or brick the device. Make sure that your Android battery is full charge or near about 50-70% battery level.
After following the above mention steps follow the below mention guide one by one to proceed with the tutorial. All the above mention steps are very important, so do follow all the steps and do exactly what is told.
HOW TO ROOT GALAXY ALPHA
Step 2. In the extracted folder you will lots of files. See the screenshot below:-
Step 3. Open Odin.exe file from this folder in your computer.
Step 4. Now turn off your phone and boot in download mode. To do this Press and hold Home + Power + Volume down buttons to enter the device in the Download Mode.
Step 5. Now connect your phone to the PC and you will see the Added message on the ODIN screen.
Step 6. Click on “AP” to select the CF Auto Root md5 file and then click on “Start” to start the process of rooting. And make sure that Auto Reboot and F.Reset Time check boxes are selected in Odin. Also, ensure the Re-Partition option in Odin is not selected.
Step 6. Hit the Start button to flash the root package on your device. The flashing process will take some time, once the installation is done you will see the “PASS” message with green background on the ODIN application.
Now your phone is rooted. Enjoy!
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