If you are looking for an easy method on how to root Galaxy Tab 3 7.0, then here is how to do the same. We have summed up an easy tutorial so that you can root the Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 [SM-T210 or SM-T210R]. We will be using pre-rooted firmware to gain full system access (root) on the Galaxy Tab 3 7.0, so that further one can do whatever they want and tweak the device in our own way.
As you proceed with this article, we will guide you with entire steps involved on how to root Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 [SM-T210 or SM-T210R]. But, please ensure that you are completely following the pre-requisites section so as to ensure data’s safety.
Warning: Following the article will root your device which tends to void the warranty of it. So, please proceed at your own risk, the liability will not ours or the developers.
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.
How to Root Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 [SM-T210 or SM-T210R]:
Step 1: Open Odin and then reboot your device so to enter it in Download Mode. To do so, press and hold the Volume Down + Home + Power buttons together until the screen turns ON.
Step 2: Now, connect your device with help of the original USB cable to the PC i.e. the cable that came with it.
Step 3: The ID: COM section will turn Yellow, if all the drivers are installed onto the PC and Odin recognizes your device.
Step 4: Now, click on “PDA” button and then choose the “.tar.md5” file from the folder where you’ve extracted the downloaded firmware package according to your device.
Step 5: You need to ensure that “Re-Partition” is not checked in Odin. Then click on the “Start” button to begin the flashing process.
Step 6: Soon the flashing process will complete and your device will reboot into stock recovery.
Step 7: Now, just open up Super SU and update the binary but not via CWM but by any other mode.
Cool! You’ve successfully rooted your Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 [SM-T210 or SM-T210R] via flashing the pre-rooted firmware. Share with us if you face any problem, we will help you in resolving the same.