Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 SM-T530 launched with Quad-core 1.2 GHz, Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 chipset, 1.5 GB RAM and Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat) out of the box but if you have updated your device to Android 5.0.2 and want to root your device then follow the given instructions to root Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 SM-T530 running on Android OS version 5.0.2. All you need to have a Windows-based PC and Odin flashing tool to flash the CF-Auto Root package.
Thanks to Chainfire for providing the CF-Auto Root package for these devices. Ready to start rooting Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 SM-T530? Go ahead and proceed to the installation instructions:
Things To Remember:
Note: Please note that this guide can be used for Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 SM-T530 running on Android 5.0.2 running with LRX22G.T530XXU1BOJ4 only. Do not use this root package for any other device or incorrect variant.
Data Backup: Take a full backup of all your important data and settings like contacts, pictures, videos, music before proceeding to the rooting instructions.
Make sure that the battery level of your Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 SM-T530 should be at least about 60-70 charged to avoid unexpected shutdowns during the rooting process.
Steps To Root Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 SM-T530 on Android 5.0.2 Lollipop:
Step No 1:- First download and install Samsung USB Drivers for your Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 SM-T530 on your PC. If you have already Samsung USB Drivers installed on your PC then Skip this Step and go ahead.
Step No 2: Download CF-Auto Root file on your PC and unzip the root files on the desktop. Once the file are extracted, you’ll see these files:
Step No 3:- Turn OFF the Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 SM-T530 to boot into Download Mode.
Step No 4:- Now turn ON the phone while pressing and holding Volume Down + Home + Power keys at same time for a few seconds to enter into Download Mode.
Step No 5:- While your phone is in the Download mode and shows a Warning Yellow Triangle Sign, then press the Volume Up key to continue.
Step No 6:- Run Odin3 that you have already downloaded (Step No 2) and you can find it in the extracted files on your computer.
Step No 7:- Connect your device with PC using its USB data cable.
Step No 8:- Once the Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 SM-T530 is connected to the computer successfully, “Added” message will be displayed on Odin automatically after the device is recognized.
Step No 9:- Click on the AP button in Odin and select the CF-Auto-Root.tar file
Step No 10:- Next, click on the Start button in Odin to initiate the Flashing process.
Step No 11:- This flashing process might take 30-50 seconds to finish the rooting process on your Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 SM-T530. After the rooting process is successfully completed, a Green Box with Pass text will be appeared in Odin and your device will re-boot automatically.
Step No 12:- Now, disconnect your phone from the PC. Open Applications Menu on your Smartphone and find SuperSU App to check either your device is successfully rooted or not. If you can see the SuperSU app then you administrative rights over the internal file system of your device.
You can also install Root Checker app to verify that your device is successfully rooted or not.
Let us know in the comments area below if you have any issue or question about the above given guide.