ROOT Your Android Device
[alert size=”alert-block” variation=”alert-error”] Disclaimer: This article is for education purpose only. No wrong intentions are involved in this article. I Will not be responsible if any thing happens to your device in the process of rooting.[/alert]

Hello Friends, today I am going to show you how to Root your android device.

What is Root/Rooting of an Android Device?

First of all, Do you know WHAT is ROOT?? If you don’t then first lets find out what is ROOT? Root is mainly a process to give you access directly to the Operating System. Yes, its true. You can make any changes in your device after rooting. You will be allowed to access the Android‘s Subsystem.

Why rooting is required?

When you want to overcome the limitations set by the hardware manufacturers on the devices thereby preventing the ability to alter system level applications and settings, which requires some administrative level permissions. In Android rooting sometimes rooting leads to replace the operating system as a whole.

We all know that Android is derived from the Linux kernel and so rooting any Android device is as equivalent as gaining permissions on any LINUX or UNIX based operating system.

Feels great! Right?? With Root comes great risk, you will VOID your Warranty After doing it, But You can get your warranty back by doing the process reverse, Yes you can get your  warranty back by UN-ROOTING your device.

SO lets START,

Step:1  First you need to download Framaroot from the link given below. It’s an app to Root your phone in simple way. After downloading the app in your device, start the app and it will appear like this.


You will see the option Install SuperSu and something like Aragorn and Gandalf. But This is the tutorial for SAMSUNG GALAXY CORE so there are only two options,there are different options for different devices like Boromir, Faramir, Pippin, Gollum, Legolas etc. So from these two options you have to choose one. So what to choose? Well it depends on your Phone.

So I am going to show you you the example of Rooting Samsung galaxy core. In case of this device the option will be Gandalf, by clicking on it you will have your device rooted!!!!

So reboot your phone and SuperSU will be installed.


Open it and your rooted phone is ready to be operated. You might brick your phone,but there are minimum chance of bricking your device so don’t be afraid.

[alert size=”alert-block” variation=”alert-error”] Disclaimer: I Will not be responsible if any thing happens to your device in the process of rooting, In case if you want to get Your Warranty back then you have to simply Unroot the phone.[/alert]

Go to Framaroot, press Install superSU then you will see an option UN-ROOT click on it. Choose Gandalf,


Reboot your phone and WOLA!!!! Your phone is Unrooted. Here is the list of choosing the options from Gandalf and Aragorn of your device.

Compatibility for Qualcomm devices (Gandalf exploit only) :

  • ASUS Memopad FHD 10 LTE
  • Asus Padfone 1/2
  • Asus Padfone Infinity
  • Asus Transformer Pad Infinity TF700KL
  • BLU Studio 5.3 S
  • BW T18+ (Fortis Evo)
  • Cloudfone Thrill 430x
  • Disgo 8400g
  • DNS S4504/S4503/S4502
  • FAEA F1
  • Gigabyte GSmart G1315 Skate
  • Gigabyte GSmart Rio R1
  • Google Nexus 4
  • Highscreen Spark/OMEGA Q/Blast/Strike/Boost
  • Hisense AD683G
  • HTC One S
  • Huawei Honor Pro (U8950-1)
  • Huawei Premia 4g
  • Huawei U8815/U8816 Ascend G300/G301
  • Huawei U8825D Ascend G330D
  • Huawei Y215
  • Karbonn Titanium S5
  • kyocera Hydro Edge
  • Kyocera Torque
  • Lenovo A600e
  • Lenovo A706
  • Lenovo S870E
  • LG Nitro HD
  • LG L1 II
  • LG L7 II P710/P714/P715
  • LG Optimus F5 (P875)
  • LG Optimus G E970/E975
  • LG Optimus L3 II E425
  • LG Optimus L5 E610/612/615
  • LG Optimus L7 II P710/P713/ P714/P715
  • LG Optimus L7 P700/Р705
  • LG Optimus LTE 2
  • Micromax A111 Canvas Doodle
  • Motorola Defy Mini XT321
  • Oppo Find 5
  • Orange Nivo
  • Orange Zali
  • Pantech Discover
  • Pantech Flex
  • Pantech IM-A840S Vega S5
  • Pentagram Combo
  • Phicomm i600
  • Samsung Galaxy Express GT-I8730
  • Samsung Galaxy Win I8552
  • Sharp Aquos Phone SH930W
  • Smartfren Andromax U
  • Smartfren Andromax i2
  • Sony Xperia E C1505/Dual C1605
  • Sony Xperia L C210X
  • teXet TM-3204R
  • teXet TM-4677
  • Xiaomi Mi-2S
  • ZTE V880G/ZTE V955
  • ZTE V9815 Grand Memo N5
  • ZTE Warp Sequent

These are the devices in which you have to choose GANDALF.

For ARAGON option the list is below:

  • Hyundai T10
  • Hyundai T7s
  • Impression 9702 (Exynos 4412)
  • Lenovo K860/К860i
  • Newman N2
  • Meizu MX2
  • Samsung Galaxy Camera EK-GC100
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 GT-N8000, GT-N8010, GT-N8013, GT-N8020
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 2 GT-N7100
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 2 LTE GT-N7105
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0
  • Samsung Galaxy Note GT-N7000
  • Samsung Galaxy S GT-i9000
  • Samsung Galaxy S2 AT&T SGH-I777
  • Samsung Galaxy S2 Epic 4G Touch – SPH-D710
  • Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-I9100
  • Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-I9300
  • Samsung Galaxy S3 LTE GT-I9305
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab Plus GT-P6200/GT-P6210
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 GT-P6800/GT-P6810
  • Samsung SGH-i997 Infuse 4G
  • T-Mobile Galaxy Note 2 T-889
  • Verizon Galaxy Note 2 SCH-I605
  • iBerry Auxus CoreX2 3G and CoreX4 3G

      Compatibility for MTK devices (Boromir and Faramir exploits only) :

  • Acer A1-810
  • Acer A1-811
  • Acer Liquid E2
  • Acer Liquid Z3
  • Alcatel OT 4030D S’POP
  • Alcatel OT 8008D Scribe HD
  • Alcatel OT 997D
  • Alcatel OT Idol 6030X/6030D/6030H
  • Alcatel OT Scribe Easy 8000a
  • Alcatel OT Star 6010X
  • Alcatel OT X’Pop 5035D
  • Amoi N828
  • Archos 40 Titanium
  • ASUS Memo Pad HD 7
  • Blu Life Play
  • BLU Studio 5.0 / 5.5
  • Bq Aquaris 5
  • Cat B15
  • Changhong z9
  • Cherry Mobile Cosmos X
  • Chinese Star S7589
  • Coolbox Quore v57
  • Cube U39GT 3G (CubeTalk 9)
  • Cubot A890
  • CUBOT GT90
  • Explay HD Quad
  • Explay infinity II
  • Explay Polo
  • Explay Surfer 7.32 3G
  • Explay Surfer 8.31 3G
  • Fly IQ440 Energie
  • Fly IQ441 Radiance
  • Fly IQ442 Miracle
  • Fly IQ443 Trend
  • Fly IQ446 Magic
  • Fly IQ450 Quattro Horizon 2
  • Fly IQ451
  • Gionee 868H
  • Gionee Pioneer P2
  • GoClever Fone 570Q
  • GoClever Quantum 4
  • GoClever Tab M713G
  • GSmart Aku A1
  • GSmart Sierra S1
  • Haipai I9389
  • HDC i9500
  • Highscreen Alpha GTX
  • Hisense U970
  • HKC Q79 3G
  • Hosin v70
  • Huawei U8836D G500 Pro
  • Huawei G700-u10
  • IconBIT NetTAB Space 3G Duo
  • IconBIT NetTAB Mercury Q7
  • I-mobile series I-style 7.2
  • iOcean X7
  • Jiayu G2
  • Jiayu G3S
  • Jiayu G4
  • Karbonn A30
  • KENEKSI Beta
  • Lava iris 405
  • Lenovo 10.1″ Tablet S6000
  • Lenovo IdeaPhone P700i
  • Lenovo IdeaPhone S720
  • Lenovo IdeaTab A3000-H
  • Lenovo IdeaTab S6000-H
  • Lenovo P770/P780
  • Lenovo S720, S820, S920, A390, A850, A516
  • Mi354 “Spice Smart Flo Space”
  • Micromax A90S
  • Micromax Canvas 2 Plus
  • Micromax Canvas 4 A210
  • Micromax Canvas HD
  • Mlais MX70
  • MoreFine S6 Pro
  • Motorola RAZR D3
  • MSI primo 76
  • MyPhone Agua Iceberg
  • N800 Mini Note
  • NEO N003 Advance
  • Newman N1
  • Omate TrueSmart
  • OPPO Find Clover
  • Oppo findway U7015
  • OUMEI X5
  • Pearl Smartwatch AW-414
  • Philips W536
  • Philips W736
  • Prestigio MultiPhone 4055
  • Prestigio MultiPhone PAP 3400/4505/5044 DUO
  • Runbo x5
  • S09 W63 IP68
  • Sharp AQUOS SH837W
  • Shengda S4
  • Smartfren Andromax V
  • Star HD9000+
  • Star S5 Butterfly
  • Starmobile Diamond V3
  • Starmobile Knight
  • Symphony Xplorer ZII
  • TeXet NaviPad TM-7055HD
  • Texet TM-5277
  • THL V12
  • THL W8 Beyond
  • THL W8S
  • THL W11
  • THL W100 (130711)
  • THL W200
  • Vonino Ego QS
  • Vonino Sirius QS
  • Xiaomi Hongmi
  • Xolo Q700/Q800
  • Zen Ultrafone 701HD
  • ZOPO 980/990
  • ZOPO C2 Platinum
  • ZOPO C3
  • ZOPO ZP910
  • ZOPO ZP300+ / ZP500+
  • ZOPO ZP900 Leader
  • ZOPO ZP950H
  • ZTE N986
  • ZTE V880G/H
  • ZTE V967S
  • ZTE V987 Grand X Quad
  • Walton Primo F3i
  • Wiko Cink Peax 2
  • Wiko Darkfull
  • Wiko Darknight
  • Wiko Stairway

If your device is not listed above then, let me know in the comment I will be happy to help you.

Hope you will like this Tutorial.

Thanks for staying with me.

Device list By : XDA Developers


  1. such a informative article..
    thanks for sharing it…it helps me to root my android device…..
    Maintain your long term relationship:tips

  2. First of all i want to stop u from flowing some insecure info’s like

    1) The one u talked about unrooting and getting back warranty
    – The devices having 2.2 and older worked with that trick
    -The new devices launching from 2.3 and higher till date 4.4 are having flash counters in form like (0/1), if u root your device once and then again unroot then the counter will turn to (1/1) which when taken to hardware manufacturer gets caught and your warrenty gets void. So be aware of that.

    2) If u have followed XDA then u must be knowing about Unlocking the bootloaders.
    -First of all try unlocking your bootloaders ( in HTC’s , SONY’sand Sony Erricson’s Devices) which can be unlocked
    -Then go for unlockable boot loaders ( of Motorola’s and Early Erricson Phones like X10, X10i etc) where u need to go for side root techniques

    similarly many of things r there..but cant post it all here, simply remember 1 thing- Every device is unique and requires a unique key for unlocking ( here rooting).
    So got 4 it..Good luck

    • First of all you talked about the counters that counts the rooting or Installing the ROM,But Every Problem has its solution
      so there’s an APP “Triangle Away”,With the help of this app you can reset the counter.
      2nd you said unlocking the boot loaders yes i know the unlocking the boot loaders , as this is the Beginners Article i cannot give this option instead Framaroot is the Easy way,so take a note on that.
      Thanks for your Consideration

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  4. I’am new to this android world..Its really very informative and detailed procedure of rooting to my android phones.Thanks for sharing and keep it up!!

  5. Thank you for the good writeup. It in fact was a amusement account it.

    Look advanced to far added agreeable from you! By the way, how could we communicate?

  6. Hi Nauman,

    Its very informative and detailed post about rooting android phone..I get some ideas about rooting..But, i need the right guidelines to root my Samsung Galaxy Note 3..Can anyone post the rooting process of Samsung Galaxy note 3?

    • There is another Process of rooting Samsung galaxy note 3,its a long process and frama root is not yet confirmed for it.
      I will post it soon.

    • Hi Jason,
      Yes there is working Root for this tablet but not with framaroot,there is different procedure for to root this tablet.

      • can you expand upon your reply as to the procedure…I have searched and searched and can find nothing that says it will work. can you point out more info?

    • Hey Rey Marilla,
      Thanks for visiting,now as far as i know the working root is not available for Star mobile Engage 3G.

    • Hey Lyme,
      Yes, you can root your Star Mobile Like with Framaroot. Just Select Install SuperSu and click on Boromir Option
      & your phone is rooted!!.

  7. Hello, I have a pioneer r1 7″ tablet that automatically did a system upgrade after a boot and hung on 14 or 18 files upgraded. It hung like this for hours. I rebooted the tablet but after it got to the pioneer logo where it is animated but wont boot the rest of the way. I am not happy with the tech support for this tablet not a very customer centric company. the only help they were going to give was to hit the reset button on the back which did nothing. So pioneer told me that i have to send the tablet to them and pay the shipping and im not wanting to do this. Is there any way to get to the factory reset with out using the reset button or is there a way i can manually install the android os with out having to send the tablet in to them to only be told they cant do anything with it. Please help.

    • Hi Raven,
      so its like theres a problem in software upgrading in your tablet,so you have to reset it by going in stock recovery mode and factory reset it.

  8. hello I hope you can help me find a way to get to the factory restore with only a power button. I have looked every where for help and so far this forum has been the only thing to seem to help. Pioneer customer service sucks and all they want is more money. so please if you can help me please help.

  9. Hi I’m Jagadeesh!
    I’m currently using Samsung Galaxy S – Gt-7562

    but I tried the above steps & even my device shows only one option (Gandalf).
    It displays try some other exploits!

  10. Hi :)) may i ask if this supports rooting starmobile engage 7+ and starmobile engage 9i. Also which rooting method should i choose? Thanks in advance.

  11. Nice informative article about rooting…am sure you can find a solution to my predicament. I bought from Globe the bundle that included phone, broadband, and HOOQ. An application wherein you can play (stream/) movies, or download. I was able to install it right on my lenovo P780 cell phone, but I also have a Starmobile engage 9i which will be very convenient to watch movies compared with a cell phone. Unfortunately, an error message pops up, after login and getting on the movie. “Oops It looks like you’re trying to play on a rooted device. HOOQ does not allow download or streaming on rooted devices due to content rights” So I presume the table is rooted, and I did scout around on various site and on play store, only to find app on how to root. I believe I need an application to UNROOT this starmobile, and how to. I saw several app on play store to unroot, but they ask which application should I UNROOT? Can you please help. Thanks and regards

  12. how to root my star mobile play neo? the system always say it is not available to exploit….what the nessesary solution to my problem.tnx

  13. Hi,
    I recently went to Morocco and bought a cloned samsung galaxy s7. Is there any possibility of uncloning this and trying to make it more original : using functions and operations. ( The mobile has a dual sin. Band is alps and not samsung).


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