Samsung Galaxy Note 3 SM-9500N LTE version has been updated to the Android 4.4.2 KitKat XXUENB7 recently and if you have the same device you can update it via OTA update. After the update you can Root your Galaxy Note 3 SM-9500N following this guide. After rooting the device you will have all the options to customize your device as you wish.
There are tons of Custom ROMs available for the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 as well which can be downloaded and installed into the device. Beside this you can install some useful third party apps on the device which requires Rooting the device. However keep in mind that Rooting your device can delete your data so it is advised that you should backup your important contacts, messages or Calender. This rooting process can also void your Galaxy Note 3 warranty as well. So you should proceed at your own risk.
But before going to the root process you may need to take some important steps by downloading some files necessary for your Samsung Galaxy Note III SM-9500 LTE variant. You will need to download the USB drivers for your device from the Given links below, The CF Root Android 4.2.2 package and then the Samsung PC recovery tool the Odin v3.09. You can download all these stuff from the links given below. But you have to make sure that match your device stats given below.
1- First of all make sure that you have a Samsung Galaxy Note 3 SM-9500 LTE smartphone, you can check the device model by taping on Settings>>About Phone >> model
2- This rooting guide will only work for the above mentioned device.
3- Enable the USB Debugging option of your Samsung Galaxy Note 3.
4- Download USB Drivers for Galaxy Note 3.
After following all those steps now you are ready to move forward and follow the steps given in the step by step guide below.
How to Root Galaxy Note 3 SM-N9005 LTE on Android 4.4.2 KitKat:
Step 1:- First of all you need to do is Unzip the CF-Auto Root Package which you have downloaded from the link given above. Open the Odin V3.0.9 now.
Step 2:- Now you have to Put your Samsung Galaxy Note 3 into the Download Mode, to do so first Power it Off and then press and hold the Volume Down + Home + Power buttons at the same time, until a warning message appears, then press the Volume Up button to enter into the Download mode.
Step 3: You can now launch Odin3 v3.09.exe on your PC as an Administrator.
Step 4:- After this you have to Connect your Galaxy Note 3 to PC using its original USB data cable. If the device’s drivers are properly installed on PC then it will detect it and “Added!”message will be displayed on Odin.
Step 6:- Now in Odin click on the AP button, and then choose the CF-Auto-Root-hlte-hltexx-smn9005.tar.md5 file.
Step 7:- Here you’ll need to Start the rooting process by clicking on the Start button.
Step 8:- Now wait as this flashing process will take some time, so wait for the process to be finished. Once the flashing process is finished successfully, your device will be restarted automatically and you’ll see a “PASS” message on Odin screen. Now you can disconnect your Galaxy Note 3 from the PC.
Here you go. Your device will reboot and you have your Samsung Galaxy Note III SM-9005N LTE Rooted and ready to be customized. You can now install all the apps and games that use to be installed on a rooted device.