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Root Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F with Chainfire Auto Root Package

How To Root Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F

Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F released with Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820 chipset, Dual-core 2.15 GHz Kryo & dual-core 1.6 GHz Kryo, Quad-core 2.3 GHz Mongoose + quad-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU, 4 GB RAM and Android OS, v6.0 (Marshmallow). If you have Galaxy S7 Edge and want to root it then we have a detailed step-by-step guide to gain root access over this device to enjoy a lot of benefits and taste awesome apps that you can’t use without rooting. Go ahead and follow the given guide.

Note: Please note that this guide can be used for Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F running on Android 6.0.1 running with MMB29K.G935FXXU1APBF built id only. Do not use this root package for any other device or incorrect variant.

Warning: AndroidRO will not be held liable for any kind of damage occurred to your phone during or after the rooting process. Proceed at your own risk.

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 S7 Edge SM-G935F should be at least about 60-70 charged to avoid unexpected shutdowns during the rooting process.

Steps To Root Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F on Android 6.0.1:

Step No 1:- First download and install Samsung USB Drivers for your Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F on your PC. If you have already Samsung USB Drivers installed on your PC then Skip this Step and go ahead.

USB Logo

Step No 2Download 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:

Chainfire Root File for Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F

Step No 3:- Turn OFF the Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F to boot into Download Mode.

Power Off Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F

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.

Download Mode on Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F

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.

Open Odin3.07 for Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F

Step No 7:- Connect your device with PC using its USB data cable.

Step No 8:- Once the Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F is connected to the computer successfully, “Added” message will be displayed on Odin automatically after the device is recognized.

Samsung Galaxy Added Odin 3.09

Step No 9:- Click on the AP button in Odin and select the CF-Auto-Root.tar file

Odin3.09 AP file for Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F

Odin3.09 AP file for Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F

Step No 10:- Next, click on the Start button in Odin to initiate the Flashing process.

Start Odin3.09 Flash Samsung Galaxy

Step No 11:- This flashing process might take 30-50 seconds to finish the rooting process on your Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F. 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.

Odin3.09 Flash Completed for Samsung Galaxy

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.

SuperSU Installed on Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F

You can also install Root Checker app to verify that your device is successfully rooted or not.

Root Checker
Root Checker
Developer: joeykrim
Price: Free+

Let us know in the comments area below if you have any issue or question about the above given guide.

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Aamir Jamal

An Android Geek and audiophile who love to read and write reviews/tutorials about gadgets and new tech stuff. He has written 1007 guides and other posts.

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