Samsung has recently launched their Note Phablet new model in 8 inch size format. The Galaxy Note 8.0 is available in 2 variants N5100 and N5110. Specs of both the variants are same but there is a difference in connectivity options. We are here going to tell you about how you can root your Galaxy Note 8.0 using the toolkit which has been made available through xda developer forum.
mskip a senior member of XDA dev forum has introduced the Galaxy Note 8.0 Toolkit and If has a long list of functionality. You can install the driver, Backup restore single package or all the apps with user data, create full android backup, root Note 8.0, Install recovery. The Tool is very easy to use and we have explained the working below:
Warning: Neither we nor the developer will hold any responsibility if you damage or brick your phone in the process of following this article. Therefore, please proceed at your on risk.
Measures to take before Rooting your device:
Step 1: You should fully backup your Android device before rooting it. Backup all your SMS,Backup/Export Contacts, Backup APN settings. You can take help from our article on Tutorial for creating backup of Android device without root access.
Step 2: You should Backup all apps on your device, unrooted users can follow this method procedure to backup apps. If you have already rooted your device then use Titanium to Backup and restore apps and cache data.
Step 3: You should enable USB debugging on your device, to activate USB Debug go to “Settings>Developer options” and check the USB debug option box. Problem enabling USB Debugging you can follow article on How to enable USB debugging on Jelly Bean, Ice Cream Sandwich and Gingerbread.
Step 4: There should be 50% or more amount of battery juice on your device. To know how much charge your device is having you can use our tutorial on how to get battery percentage on Status bar.
Step 5: You should disable security apps and programs like Antivirus and Firewall on your Android device as they may interrupt the procedure.
Assuring that you have followed all the above mentioned steps, you can proceed further. If there is something which worries you, let us know we are always here for you.
Download Galaxy Note 8.0 Toolkit
How to root Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 N5100/ N5110 and install ClockWorkMod Touch:
Just download the toolkit and install it on your PC. It is not digitally signed with a Microsoft certificate so there are chances that some Antivirus program will treat it as infected file, but already many users have tested it and there is no infections.
Once you open the application, you will be welcomed by a command prompt screen. Just go ahead with follow the on screen instruction, which are explained clearly by the developer.
To root your device, you will need to select the model and then go ahead with installing driver, creating backup and rooting your device. You can install ClockWorkMod touch recovery.