Samsung Galaxy R I9103 was launched a year ago but the specs are still fresh and competitive to other Android phones available now. It featured a 1Ghz coretx A9 Dual core processor with Nvidia Tegra 2 chipset. We are here with the latest Rooting guide for Galaxy R. The latest updated released for Galaxy R unrooted many phones. The new updates ZSLE5, ZSLE6 and ZCLF1 was released in different region for Galaxy R I9103 across the world over OTA. Users who updated to this firmware are facing issues with rooting as the phones got unrooted. We have created a easy to follow tutorial that will guide you through the procedure of rooting Galaxy R easily. You will be able to install Android ICS on your Galaxy R if you root and install Customer recovery. There are various stable IceCream Sandwich based custom ROM available for Galaxy R.
- In order to proceed with this rooting process, you need to create the backup of all your data such as Bookmarks, Images, Audios, Videos, SMS, contacts, call logs, APN (Access Point Names) settings and MMS settings etc because all these data will be wiped from your phone during the rooting process.
- Any Anti-virus or firewall must be disabled before starting the installation from your Computer or Samsung Galaxy R.
- Ensure that your device battery is charged to 70% just to make it clear that your device won’t turn off during the installation of root package.
- Make sure that the USB Debugging option is enabled on your Galaxy R device. To do it you need to navigate into the path ‘Settings > Applications > Development > USB Debugging’.
Rooting Process for Samsung Galaxy R GT i9103
Step 1. Assuming that you have downloaded the Root Package from the above link. Now, you need to extract the downloaded RAR file to a single folder in your Computer.
Step 2. From the extracted folder, you need to double-click the Odin3_v1.0.exe file.
Step 3. Then, you need to switch off your Samsung Galaxy R to enter into the download mode. For that you must press and hold the Volume Down + OK button simultaneously and while holding both the buttons, press the Power buttons.
Step 4. Just after this, connect your device to the Computer via USB data cable and make sure that your Odin is still open. ID:COM section turns to yellow when connects successfully. If it doesn’t turns yellow then try to reconnect it or download KIES.
Step 5. Then, you need to click on PDA under Odin tool box to select the file called ‘GalaxyR_i9103_RootingTAR_AAD’ from the extracted folder.
Step 6. Check for the Auto Reboot and F.Reset Time and then click on Start button.
Step 7. When the process completes successfully, your Galaxy device will reboot automatically.