If you are a Samsung Galaxy S6 (international) owner and want to root your S6 then you are on the right place. To day we will talk about how to root Galaxy S6 SM- G920F. Samsung Galaxy S6 is an awesome handset with many features and it is powered with heavy hardwares. However, if you need to install custom ROMs or do modding then you need to have root enabled to do them. Rotting will not only improve your phone’s ability to do more stuffs but it will also improve the performance if handled properly.
A well developer named Chainfire created and published a working rooting method for the Samsung Galaxy S6. It’s international variant of Samsung Galaxy S6 which is SM-G920F. This was introduced after the CF- Auto-Root became available for the T-mobile variants of S6 (SM-G920T) & S6 edge (SM-G925T).
Chainfire’s guide on rooting Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920T will allow you to fully root & enable root permissions on the international variant of Galaxy S6 SM- G920T.
If you have never done rooting before and want to know what is the benefit of having rooted phone then read the points below
- You get full access of your phone
- You can install custom ROM
- You can flash another system
- You can boot multiple ROM
How to Root Samsung Galaxy s6:
- Rooting will void your Samsung Galaxy S6’s warranty
- Rooting process need to be followed carefully or phone or you might get phone bricked
- You are doing this at your own risk
- Charge your phone at-least 80%
- Enable USB debugging from Settings> Developer Options Venue. If you don’t see USB debugging then press build number seven times.
Download this root file : CF-Auto-Root-zeroflte-zerofltexx-smg920f.zip
Step by Sep on How to Root Samsung Galaxy S6 SM- G920F
Step 1. At first you need to download & extract the CF_Auto-Root file. It has the tar.md5 file as well as Odin3 V3.07
Step 2. Now turn on your phone and boot into the Download mode. In order to go toy download mode you need to press & hold the volume button down , power & home buttons at the same time.
Step 3: Right after going to Download Mode, connect your phone to PC using a USB cable
Step 4: Now launch Odin3 V3.o7 (flashing tool)
Step 5: You should see AP. click on it and chose the tar.md5 file which we extracted previously
Step 6: Now Press OK
Step 7: Voila!!! Reboot your phone and you have a rooted Samsung Galaxy S6. To check rooting you can use a root checking app.
Now you can install custom ROMS, or do moding, or flashing or tweaking your Samsung Galaxy S6 SM-G920F.