Odin is an amazing tool to flash firmware, custom ROM and Root files into your Samsung devices and even for some other devices either. As to mention the fact, the Samsung releases their official updates over the air which is known as OTA, anyway, there are so many situations that you have to use this tool Odin tool to manually flash those official firmware update. This happens in such situations like when you have boot loop issues on your device or firmware upgrade faces with an error or even when you need for a downgrade of your firmware an all you might definitely have use Odin to get them done.
The Required firmware/ROM/Root files are needed to be downloaded separately in order to update/modify/root your Android device. Odin flash does everything great, let’s see how to do it so.
How to use Odin?
- Make sure to charge your device at least up to 70%
- Get a complete backup of your Android device by using an appropriate app
- Download and install the Samsung USB drivers on your PC
- Download and setup ADB fastboot on your PC
- An original USB cable in order to connect your Android into the PC
Guide to use Odin
- First of all download Odin Root on your computer
- Then, now you can download root package on your computer.
- Next, you will have unzip Odin Root file on your PC.
- And then, Install the Odin and then launch the program.
- Once you have done everything, now you should turn off you Android device.
- And, turn it back on booting into download mode
- Now, you will have to connect your Android phone or the Tablet into the PC using
- Then, the Odin Root will notify that you have connected the device to the PC.
- So, on the Odin Root tool you will notice the added message being displayed along with the ID:COM section
(This will be highlighted by yellow or blue color)
- In case, if you don’t see the mentioned aspects on the Odin screen, then you will have remove and reconnect your Android device. This means you will have to disconnect the devices, close Odin, reinstall the USB drivers and repeat the process from the beginning.
- Once everything is working good as it is explained, you should now select the PDA option which is on Odin.
- Next, you can select the root file from your computer in order to begin rooting.
- On the Odin Root the Re-partition box should remain unchecked.
(make sure uncheck if it is checked)
- Then simply click on start to and be patience for a while for your device to be rooted with Odin.
- Finally, when the rooting procedure is successfully done with Odin, you will notice the Pass message displayed on the Odin app screen.
- Now, simply unplug the USB cable and disconnect your device from the PC.
- That’s it, you are done boom.
You can confirm the Root status of your Android device using the Root checker app, if you have any issues, feel free to talk to use.