How to Root Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-I9300 using CF-Root

Well I’m sure this is not new, but you might be looking for a way on how to root Samsung Galaxy S3 I9300 right? There are many ways (that I found on the net) on how you can root Samsung Galaxy S III. But I’ll just show you one, and this is through the CF-Root. But first why root your Samsung Galaxy S3? Well primarily because you can do a lot of stuff with your phone if you root it. Of course there is always a risk involve when you root your phone.


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WARNING: Rooting your device is potentially dangerous. It could brick your unit. Do this at your own risk! This rooting tool only works on GT-I9300. Do not try this on other unit/model. I have not try this method since I do not have a Samsung Galaxy S3 yet.

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Before you begin, you will be needing two files. Odin3 and CF-Root for Samsung Galaxy S III GT-I9300. You can download Odin3 v3.04 here and CF-Root here.

Steps on how to root Samsung Galaxy S3 I9300

  • First you go to your phone’s Settings -> About Device and make sure your phone is GT-I9300
  • Turn off you Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-I9300
  • Go to recovery mode by pressing Volume Down + Power Button + Home Button all together
  • Then press Volume Up button when a warning shows up
  • Connect USB cable to your phone.
  • On your desktop, Extract the downloaded CF-Root file (.tar)
  • Open Odin3 and click on PDA
  • Choose the .tar from the extracted CF-Root folder
  • Then click Start
  • After the green PASS has appeared in Odin3, you can now remove the USB cable
  • You should be able to see SuperSU and CWM Manager installed in your Samsung Galaxy S3
  • That’s it! Congrats

You can also watch the video below:

Source: Jayceeooi



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