One can think of rooting or jailbreaking his Samsung Galaxy S6 device for the many purposes and one of the purpose can be releasing the restrictions put by the manufacturer. Galaxy S6 or S6 edge jailbreak can be useful for making more space available in the device by removing unnecessary apps and files. This process of rooting a Samsung Galaxy device is not a simple process but involves lots of developments by many experts and they have made this rooting process very easy. We only need to run Odin3 or any other latest version and the interface of rooting program needs only two steps once your device is ready to accept injection of the rooting or jailbreaking code for Galaxy S6 edge.
Now lets start the process of jailbreaking Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge or Flat model, same rooting / jailbreaking process can be applicable for all other models of Samsung Galaxy devices.
Pre Requisite For Rooting / Jailbreaking Galaxy
- Make a backup of your Samsung Device.
- This tutorial is applicable for T-Mobile or International versions of the Galaxy phones.
- To apply this procedure for rooting you need a Windows personal computer.
- Please make sure to backup anything you are worried about losing before beginning.
Warning: Rooting your Galaxy device may disable two secure features: Samsung KNOX and Samsung Pay.
Steps To Jailbreak Or Root Galaxy S6 / Edge
Step 1: Download Samsung USB Drivers for your device. You can select option of free download which does not take much time.
Step 2: Find out the model number of your Samsung Galaxy S6 device by going to Settings => About device as shown below, this information shall be used in next step:
Step 3: Now open AutoRoot homepage on your computer and download the file relevant to the device model number found in previous step. The downloaded file is .zip file which you can unzip by just right clicking. If the option is not available on your computer you can search Google for Winzip or Winrar for installing free versions.
Step 5: Open your Galaxy Device and go to Settings => About device and keep tapping Build Number until you see the message that Developer mode is active.
Step 6: Go to Settings => Developer Options and turn on USB Debugging.
Step 7: Now connect your Galaxy device to your computer and check that all necessary automatic installation is complete now disconnect the device from computer and turn it off.
Step 8: Now press and hold power, volume down, and home buttons simultaneously until you see blue screen with warning message. Read the message carefully and if you are willing to continue just press Volume Up.
Step 9: Now connect your Galaxy device to the computer so that rooting / jailbreaking process can be continued.
Step 10: Now go to the Odin program click on AP and select the .tar.md5 file from inside the extracted AutoRoot folder and click Open. Now click Start button.
Final Step: Actually last step was the final step for rooting or jailbreaking Samsung Galaxy S6, now you only need to wait until your device reboots and shows your device home screen. If things went OK you will notice a new icon Titles SuperSU.
Congratulations your device is now equipped with the power of super user and you are master of your device to manipulate many settings.