12 Apr 2015

How To Root Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915FY

Samsung finally introduced a metal frame with galaxy note 4 and took innovation to one more level with the launch of galaxy note Edge ,the first smart phone to sport a edge screen.If you take a look at the device specifications the device comes with a snapdragon 805 chipset which is clocked at 2.5ghz which is backed with 3gb of ram with 32 or 64 internal storage.It sports a 5.6 inch super amoled display with quad hd resolution  and also a screen on one edge.Display has corning gorilla glass 3 protection layer to prevent scratches.The primary camera on the device is a 16mp sensor with ois technology while the front one is 3.7mp sensor.The device is initially launched with android kitkat and later updated to lollipop.
Since os is loaded with the same laggy touch wiz you might have experienced a lag at some point of time and there is lot of bloatware installed too.To free up the space or improve the device performance you have to root the device.If you are searching how to root your Samsung galaxy note edge and could not find the solution then you are on right place.In this post we will teach you how to root Samsung galaxy note edge SM-N915FY.
This tutorial is specific to the device with model number SM-N915FY so its better to verify your device model number.To verify your device model number go to settings and then to about device.In the about device you will find your device model number and confirm that it is SM-N915FY.

 How to root  Samsung galaxy note edge SM-N915FY:

Root samsung galaxy note edge SM-N915Fy


1.This procedure will not erase the data only your device but still you have to make a backup to be on safe side.Transfer all your data.images,videos and apps to computer.
2.Enable debugging mode on your device.To do this go to settings and then to about device.In about device you will find build number tap on it continuously till you see toast message "you are now a developer".Go back and you find developer options click on it and enable usb debugging on your device.
3.Download samsung kies and install it.Once you have installed the kies close it and make sure that it does not run in the background.
4.Download odin and extract the files and place it on desktop for easy access.
5.Download   Cf auto root file SM-N915FY  and extract the zip file.You will get a tar.md5 file.
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Root note edge SM-N915FY using Odin:

1.Download the latest odin and place it on desktop.
2.Now download the chainfire auto root zip files for note edge Sm-N915FY 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 note edge 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 note edge SM-n915fy using 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.
Root note edge using oddin completed

13.Once the device reboots you will notice super su installed in app drawer.Or head on to playstore and download the root checker app to verify  if your device is rooted.
14.Now that you have root access its time to trim down the bloatware on the device.
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Final words on rooting galaxy note edge:

 By following the above procedure you will be able to root Samsung galaxy note edge SM-N915FY.As this tutorial is only specific to SM-N915FY please don't try it on other device it will definitely hard brick it..As rooting is a risky process we are not responsible if you brick the device.This process Will l trigger the Knox counter and you will void warranty for sure.If you are brave enough and don't care about the warranty of the device then you are good to go.
How To Root Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915FY Reviewed by Radha Krishna on 20:49 Rating: 5 Samsung  finally introduced a metal frame with galaxy note 4 and took innovation to one more level...

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