Here we have given the instructions on how to root Samsung Galaxy Alpha SM G850S. Your Galaxy Alpha SM G850S should be running on Android 4.4.4 KitKat and Android 5.0.2 Lollipop. CF-Auto Root package is now available for these devices which is the easiest and safe method to get root access over Samsung Galaxy Alpha SM G850S.
Samsung Galaxy Alpha SM G850S has Exynos 5 Octa 5422 CPU, Display Resolution 720 x 1280, 2GB RAM, 11.9 MP camera and Android 4.4.4 KitKat out of the box.
If you have Android 4.4.4 KitKat or upgraded your device to Android 5.0.2 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.
Note: Please note that this guide can be used for Galaxy Alpha SM G850S running on Android 5.0.2. 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.
Download and install Samsung USB Drivers on your PC.
Enable USB debugging mode on your Smartphone by navigating to Settings > Developer options and tap on USB debugging check box.
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 Alpha SM G850S should be at least about 60-70 charged to avoid unexpected shutdowns during the rooting process.
- Download Galaxy Alpha SM G850S CF-Auto-Root for Android 5.0.2
Steps To Root Galaxy Alpha SM G850S on Android 5.0.2 Lollipop:
Step No 1:- First download CF-Auto Root package for your Galaxy Alpha SM G850S on the desktop of your PC.
Step No 2: Extract the CF-Auto Root files on the desktop. Once the file are extracted, you’ll see these files:
Step No 3:- Turn OFF the Galaxy Alpha SM G850S 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 Alpha SM G850S 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 Galaxy Alpha SM G850S. 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.