The Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge are the new android smartphones from Samsung Mobile. Most of the users already bought the device and enjoying the new smartphone. And now the 2015 flagship from Samsung has already been exploited by Chainfire who has just released the new root tool for both T-Mobile Galaxy S6 and S6 edge smartphones. As of now, Chainfire Auto Root is only available for the SM-G920T and SM-G925T and one of the fastest and easiest way to root android smartphones. Here in this guide we’ll show you how to root the phone easily.
The root package is available below, along with rooting instructions. You can use them as soon as you get hands on your T-Mobile Galaxy S6 (SM-G920T) and S6 edge (SM-G925T).
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Your warranty is void if you follow the given instruction in this guide. We the Howtorootmobile.com team or the developers are not responsible for bricked devices, dead SD cards. Read all the instruction very carefully and Perform everything at your own risk.
CHECK PHONE MODEL
This guide is only for the Samsung T-Mobile Galaxy S6 and S6 edge 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 S6 AND S6 EDGE
Step 1. Download Chainfire Auto Root for your model
Step 2. Once the file is downloaded, extract the folder on your desktop. And you will see these file in the rooting folder.
Step 3. Now run the ODIN.exe file on your windows desktop.
Step 4. Boot your Galaxy S6 into Download Mode. To do this Power off your phone first and Press and hold these 3 buttons together until you see Warning! screen: Volume Down + Power + Home.
Press Volume Up now to continue to Download Mode.
Step 5. Now you phone is in Download mode. Connect your to the PC with USB cable.
Step 6. Odin window will show an Added!! message in bottom left box. Odin’s screen would look like this:
Step 7. Now click on the PDA button on Odin and select the CF-Auto-Root-zerofltetmo-zerofltetmo-smg920t.tar.md5 file (The same file that you extracted in Step 2).
Step 8. Make sure that Re-Partition box is unchecked. (Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time boxes remain checked, while all other boxes remain unchecked.)
Step 9. Now click on the Start button to start the rooting process on Galaxy.
Step 10. Once completed you will see the RESET or PASS message on the ODIN screen. Now your phone will reboot into recovery and root your Galaxy S6 and again restart automatically.
That’s all. Now your T-Mobile Galaxy S6 and S6 edge phone is rooted.
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