The new firmware for the Galaxy S3 I9300 is already available and the good news is you can now root it. Yes, You can now root the latest XXEMF6 firmware for the Galaxy S3 I9300. Today we will give you a complete and easy guide How to Root Galaxy S III (firmware XXEMF6) in just few minutes. CF- Root is considered as the easiest way to root your device and if you are a Galaxy S III owner with a very little experience then CF-Root is the best option for you.
Before we start our tutorial please make sure the following things:
- Make sure your device is the GT-i9300. You can do this by navigating through Settings > About device > Model Number on your Samsung Galaxy S III. If your model number includes a suffix, then the following step-by-step might not work for you, and if it’s a different model number altogether, it certainly won’t work, and you’ll be treading through dangerous territory with your brand-new device.
- Also, as usual, TechJeep will not be held liable if anything goes wrong with your device as a result of following this tutorial. The guide is provided only for purpose of information, so proceed at your own risk.
- You should be on XXEMF6 firmware.
Step 1 – Download CF-Root-SGS3-v6.4.zip for Galaxy S3 to your computer and extract the zip file.
Step 2 – Download ODIN v1.85
Step 3 – Switch OFF your phone. Now go to Download Mode, for it Press and hold the Volume Down + Home buttons together, and then press the Power button till you see the construction Android robot and a triangle. Press Power again to confirm to enter into Download Mode.
Step 4 – Open ODIN and connect your phone to the computer while your phone is in Download Mode.
Step 5 – If your phone is connected successfully, one of the ID:COM boxes will turn yellow with the COM port number.
Step 6 – Now select the root package (CF-Root-SGS3-V6.4,zip) and Click on ‘PDA’ and select the file CF-Root-SGS3-v6.4.tar.
Step 7 – In ODIN, check the Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time options. Do NOT touch any other options.
Step 8 – Now click on the Start button in ODIN. Installation process will start and would take a few minutes to complete.
Step 8 – After the installation is completed, your phone will restart. After you see the home screen, unplug your phone from the computer.
And there you have it. The firmware is now rooted. If you have any questions then drop a comment and let us know about the issue and we will help you out with it.