Now that you’ve updated your Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A G906L to Android 4.4.2, in this guide i’ll tell you how to Root Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A G906L on Android 4.4.2. As i have told you before if you device was previously rooted and you updated your device to official firmware you’ll lose your root, but no need to worry in the following guide i’ll tell you how to root your Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A G906L again. I’ll be using using CF-Auto-Root the best rooting package available, also its compatible with the latest SuperSU binary.
In the following step by step guide i’ll tell you how to root Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A G906L on Android 4.4.2 using Odin. But before proceeding any further make sure your phone is on this firmware version by going to Settings > About device. Also backup all your personal data before performing root on your device, once you device is rooted you’ll lose void you warranty. Follow all the steps carefully in order to gain root access on your device.
Before you start you must perform following important steps.
- USB Drivers
- Download ODIN
- Backup Android Apps
- Backup Messages
- Backup Call logs
- Enable USB Debugging Mode , go to settings > developers options > enable USB debugging mode.
- Make sure the battery of your smartphone is charged more than 60%.
How To Root Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A G906L on Android 4.4.2:
Step#1: Download the CF-Auto-Root Android 4.4.2 Package and extract the file.
Step#2: Download the latest Odin Version.
Step#3: Now turn off your device and Press Volume+Home+Power button together until you see Android logon on your screen.
Step#4:Now press the volume up button to continue in Download Mode.
Step#5: Open Odin on your PC and connect your device with your Pc.
Step#6: Once your device is connected successfully one of the port turns yellow. Now you have to add the CF-Auto-Root Android 4.4.2 Package file to flash it.
Step#7: Click on ‘PDA’ / ‘AP’ and select the file ‘CF-Auto-Root.md5‘.
Step#8: Click on Auto Reboot and F.Reset Time on Odin.
Step#9: Click on Start button in Odin to start the process.
Step#10: Once the setup is complete, you’ll see ID:COM box will turn green.
All Done !!..