Root Samsung Galaxy Note 8 N5100 (4.4.2 KitKat Firmware)

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How to Root Samsung Galaxy Note 8 GT-N5100 (4.4.2 KitKat Firmware):

1. Files needed

  • USB Driver
    http://downloadcenter.samsung.com/content/SW/201410/20141017131240597/SAMSUNG_USB_Driver_for_Mobile_Phones.exe
  • CF-Auto-Root Package (for Samsung GT-N5100)
    http://download.chainfire.eu/317/CF-Root/CF-Auto-Root/CF-Auto-Root-kona3g-kona3gxx-gtn5100.zip
  • Odin3
    (included in CF-Auto-Root Package)

2. Preparation

  • [on Note8] Enable USB Debugging
    Settings => About Device => Tap “Build Number” repeatedly (7 times)
    [Developer Options Menu will appear]
    Settings => Developer Options => USB Debugging [enabled]
  • [on Note8] Check battery percentage
    At least 50% remain
  • [on PC] Install USB Driver

3. Rooting:

  • [on PC] Extract CF-Auto-Root-kona3g-kona3gxx-gtn5100.zip
  • [on PC] Run Odin3-v3.07.exe
    From CF-Auto-Root-kona3g-kona3gxx-gtn5100.zip extraction
  • [on Note8] Reboot Note8 to Download Mode
    Press “Volume Down + Home + Power” buttons until “Warning!!” screen appear
    Press “Volume Up” to continue
  • [on PC] Plug Note8 to PC with USB Data Cable
    Make sure Odin3 detect Note8 by “Added!!” message appear
  • [on Odin3] Press “PDA” button in Odin3
    And select CF-Auto-Root-kona3g-kona3gxx-gtn5100.tar.md5 file from CF-Auto-Root-kona3g-kona3gxx-gtn5100.zip extraction
  • [on Odin3] Press “Start”
    Flashing kernel started
  • [on Note8] Note8 will be rooted and reboot
    Unplug USB Data Cable
    After Note8 start, check that SuperSU has been installed
    Check with Root Checker application
  • Congratulation, Note8 has been rooted successfully

Source:

http://androidcentral.us/2014/05/root-galaxy-note-8-0-n5100-4-4-2-kitkat/

http://www.wugfresh.com/faq/6/

 

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