How to Root Galaxy S3 i9300 Easily
The recently announced, the most awaited Samsung Galaxy S3 i9300 is no doubt currently the best superphone the world has seen.And Obviously, the development support at XDA forums has already commenced.Now, one of the renowned XDA devs team Siyah has managed to Root Galaxy S3 i9300
Now, without waiting any further, lets commence the process to Root Galaxy S3 i9300.
Reasons to Root Galaxy S3 i9300 :
Basically if you intend to get access to special system files , if you want to edit those files or customize you need to Root Galaxy S3 i9300 .In simple words ,Rooting provides you and the apps to get a control of your entire mobile system.You basically become a “Superuser” through which you can alter :
1. Preinstalled system apps like clocks ,maps etc.
2. Boot screen images
3. Special Apps
4. Edit themes
5. To make a backup of all the applications installed.
Methods provided here are often considered risky, can brick the device and void warranty.So , it is advised to read the below mentioned procedures with utmost attention and meticulously.This is solely at your own risk, we are not to be held responsible for any damage done to the device !
Lets have a look at the essential Pre Requistes:
1.Minimum 60% of your phone battery must be charged.
2.Back up your phone data.
3.Make sure that you have installed Samung drivers on your computer.
Download 32bit drivers here
Download 64 bit drivers here
4.Sync your contacts with gmail.
5.Enable USB debugging mode(Settings –> Applications –> Development –> USB Debugging)
Following is the Detailed Method to Root Galaxy S3 i9300 :
Now,to begin with the process to Root Galaxy S3 i9300 , initially you need to download Odin software. Following is the ODIN download link. Odin Root Galaxy S3 i9300
Next, we need to download the Siyah Kernel to Root Galaxy S3 i9300 . Following is the File to Root Galaxy S3 i9300. Download the latest file for Galaxy S3 from there.
Having done with the downloading, you will get a .tar file .Don’t try to extract it . Keep it as it is.
Now you need to switch of your device Galaxy S3 i9300 and then your device need to boot in the download mode. In order to do the same ,
do press the Volume down Key and OK button and Power Button simultaneously.Now, when you get the Warning message just press the Volume UP key to enter the download mode.
Now with the phone being in download mode, plug in your phone into the PC via USB cable and then open the ODIN tool (Downloaded from step 1).
Once the phone is connected , ID:COM section in the top left corner would become yellow thereby indicating that connection has been established with the device succesfully.
Now make sure that you tick on F.Reset Time and Auto Reboot Checkboxes
Now in the PDA tab in odin , upload the tar file you had extracted (from step 2).
Now everything required has been set.You can check the image below.Off course you need to upload that .tar file in PDA section!!
Now in order to start the process to Root Galaxy S3 i9300 , click on the start tab and in no time, it will Root Galaxy S3 i9300. While this process is on your device may reboot several times but no need to worry about it.
Then when the final reboot takes place, the process to Root Galaxy S3 i9300 is completed and “Pass” would be displayed on top left corner in ODIN and also the phone will automatically reboot and then you can disconnect your Samsung Galaxy S3 i9300 from Computer.
Go to your app drawer.You will see a “Superuser” app installed indicating that Galaxy S3 i9300 has been rooted.