12 Apr 2015

How To Root Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge SM-G925F

Samsung is one the first oem to launch a curved display phone and later it also samsung brought the curve to edge with the launch of samsung galaxy note edge.Note edge had only one curved edge .The device basically had two screens one on front and other on edge.But with the recent flagship samsung took the design aspects to a whole new  level by introduced a dual curved edges.Unlike the galaxy note edge, samsung galaxy s6 edge has only one screen which is curved on to  both sides.
The device specification are similar to that of the regular galaxy s6 but with additional software features to utilise the curved edges.the device comes with a in house exynos 5 chipset which is octa core( 4 cores running at 1.5ghz and other four cores running at 2.1ghz)  and paired with 3gb ram.The device comes in three storage options(16/32/64) .The primary camera is 16 with ois and secondary camera is 5mp.The battery is just 2600mah which may or may not get you through a day on heavy usage.
No matter what the device is android users at one point of time will definitely root their device either to enhance the experience or to improve battery life and also to cut down the junk bloatware on the device.If you have a samsung galaxy s6 edge and want to root your device then you are on the right place.In this post we will tech you how to root  samsung galaxy s6 edge SM-G925F.We are going to use chainfire auto root method to root the device.
Currently chainfire only supports only two variants of the samsung galaxy s6 edge Sm-G925T and SM-G925F.Before going further make sure that you are using the right device for rooting.To check your device model number go to device settings and then navigate to about device .In the about device check your device model number and confirm that you are using SM-G925F.

How to root samsung galaxy s6 edge sm-G925F:

How to root samsung galaxy s6 edge SM-G925F

Before proceeding further:

1.Backup all your apps,data,images,videos and contacts first just to be on safer side even though this will not harm any data on galaxy s6 edge.
2.Enable developer options on the device.To do this go to device setting and then  to about device.Tap continuously on the build number till you see  a toast message you are now a developer.
3.Download Samsung kies on your computer and install them.
4.Download odin and extract it.Place the folder on desktop for easy access.
5.Download the samsung galaxy s6 SM-G925F auto root file  and extract it.

Flash root file  using odin:

1.Download the latest odin zip ,extract it and place it on desktop for easy access.
2.Now download the chainfire auto root zip file from the above links and  extract it.
3.Power off the device completely and wait for few seconds.
4.Now put the device in download mode by holding volume down,home key and power button at the same time.Once the device enters download mode using volume keys to navigate and press on continue.
5.Now the device is ready to  grab the files through odin.
6.Open the odin on your desktop or computer.
Root s6 edge SM-G925F Using odin

7.Connect the device to a computer using usb cable.
8.Once the device is connected you will notice a blue tab in odin with message added.
Root s6 edge Sm-g925F odin added

9.Now click on pda and navigate to the file which you have extracted before.
10.Make sure you tick auto reboot and  reset time and leave rest of them untick.
11.Now click on start and wait till the flashing is completed.
12.Once the flashing is done you will see a green tab with message pass and device should reboot automatically.
Flashing done root s6 edge

13.Once the device reboots you will notice super su installed in app drawer.
14.Now that you have root access its time to trim down the bloatware on the device.

Final words on rooting S6 edge SM-G925F:

By following the above method you will be able too root  Samsung galaxy s6 edge SM-G925F   without any problems.While flashing the file through odin you have to make sure that you don't mess with the other options except for auto reboot and reset time.Don't tick rest of the options and leave them as it is.If your odin becomes un responsive after you have loaded the auto root file by clicking on pda don't panic just wait for few minutes and make sure that you don't have samsung kies running in the background.
Also if you are using rooted apps to remove the bloat ware don't mess with any of the system apps that are required to run the phone.If you mess with them then you have to flash the firmware as it not possible to get the device out of soft brick condition with out flashing the original firmware.
How To Root Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge SM-G925F Reviewed by Radha Krishna on 15:24 Rating: 5 Samsung is one the first oem to launch a curved display phone and later it also samsung brought the curve to edge with the launch of samsun...

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