How to Root Galaxy S4 GT-19500 On Android 4.2.2

Posted on Jun 9 2013 - 8:12pm by Shakila Nasreen

Generally, in the whole year Summer and Spring bring to the users a variety of the latest flagship and high-end devices from various manufacturers. If the above mentioned pattern is followed, the Galaxy series devices by Samsung are launched in the market every year in this season. As in this year they launched S4 as a king for the throne. Moreover you will not only notice an advanced approach of Samsung towards the software and hardware, but also towards its rooting. It is brought an easier system of rooting for the users very similar to Apple’s iPhone unlike the conventional Android that has made the process of rooting more complicated.

Here, you will find an easier guide to help you in rooting Galaxy S4 19500 with the contribution of Chainfire Auto-Root. When it comes to rooting, it is a little bit difficult to root 19500 LTE version. So, lets start the discussion on getting root access to S4 19500 LTE version.

Root Galaxy S4 GT-19500Before going ahead, you are advised to follow the steps given below at your own responsibility. TechMell does not accept the responsibility of any breakage or damage of your S4 19500. Moreover it has been stated in the very start of the post that the users need to start the Cofface’s ClockworkMod Recovery program on his Smartphone before rooting it. It is highly recommended to take a backup of your data.


Tutorial to Root Galaxy S4 GT-19500 On Android 4.2.2

Step 1: First you should download all of the required files that have been mentioned above. Now save them to a safe location.

Step 2: You should use the button combination for putting your device in download mode. Switch off your S4 19500 and attach it to your desktop via USB cable. Keep pressing the Down and Up keys of Volume while you attach your device to the USB cable.

Step 3: Open Odin3 application to your desktop and use a USB cable for connecting your Smartphone to the desktop in Download Mode. The Odin3 app will help you in detecting your connection and indicating a COM port.

Step 4: In the category of PDA, you need to start recovery by selecting a file “Cofface_Samsung19500_Recovery_en_0503.tar”. It will be used for rooting your device later. You should check again because the box before the option “Re-Partition” needs to be left as unchecked and avoid altering the rest of the setting. Now click “Start” button to open the new PDA.

Step 5: Once you have completed the flash, your device will restart. When it is started again, you need to power off your device again.

Step 6: Now it will start in a CWM recovery mode that has been downloaded and installed earlier.

Step 7: In Recovery, you need to click “Root your Phone”. When you complete the whole process, you will be informed by CWM Recovery.

Step 8: Restart your Galaxy S4 19500. Your device contains the “Super User” application. You should make sure that you did not upgrade the Super User binaries after that.

Settings for Rooting

Hurrah! You have the root access to your Galaxy S4 GT-19500.

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