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Rooting Samsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920L on Android 6.0.1 – How To

Download CF-Auto Root Package for Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920L

Here we have given the instructions on how to root Samsung Galaxy Note 5 SM N920L. Your Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920L should be running on Android 6.0.1 running with MMB29K.N920LKLU2BPB1 build id. CF-Auto Root package is now available for these devices which is the easiest and safe method to get root access over Samsung Galaxy Note 5 SM N920L.

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 SM N920L came with 5.7 inch screen with HD 1440 x 2560 pixels resolution with much amazing features like Super AMOLED display and Corning Gorilla Glass 4 with Exynos 7420 chipset. If you have Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920L running on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow and want to root it then we have a detailed step-by-step guide to root your 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.

Root Samsung Galaxy Note 5 SM N920L via Odin

Note: Please note that this guide can be used for Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920L running on Android 6.0.1 running with MMB29K.N920LKLU2BPB1 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 Note 5 SM-N920L should be at least about 60-70 charged to avoid unexpected shutdowns during the rooting process.

Steps To Root Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920L on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow:

Step No 1:- First download and install Samsung USB Drivers for your Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920L 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 Note 5 SM-N920L on Android 6.0.1

Step No 3:- Turn OFF the Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920L to boot into Download Mode.

Power Off Samsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920L on Android 6.0.1

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 Note 5 SM-N920L on Android 6.0.1

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 Odin3.09 for Samsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920L on Android 6.0.1

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

Step No 8:- Once the Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920L 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

 Add AP Odin 3.09 for Samsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920L on Android 6.0.1

Odin3.09 AP file for Samsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920L on Android 6.0.1

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

Start Odin3.09 Flash Samsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920L

Step No 11:- This flashing process might take 30-50 seconds to finish the rooting process on your Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920L. 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 Note 5

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 Note 5 SM-N920L on Android 6.0.1

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

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