How do I Root Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 SM-A310F with Odin – Samsung introduced its new smartphone in 2016 edition of the series Samsung Galaxy A-series, one of which is the Samsung Galaxy A3 (2016). Samsung Galaxy A3 (2016) was launched in conjunction with variants Samsung Samsung A5 and A7 edition of 2016, with an increased range of specifications and of course design more beautiful and charming. When compared with a regular Samsung Galaxy A3, released in 2015, the Samsung Galaxy A3 (2016) is more resilient because it has experienced an increase in the display, design, performance, camera and battery of course.
Increased obvious is in landscape display of the Samsung Galaxy A3 (2016) which is wider than the Samsung A3 although to within 0.2 inches. Landscape display panel uses Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen display with a depth of up to 16 million colors. The screen of the Samsung Galaxy A3 (2016) also clearer with HD resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels with a density of 312 ppi achieve that treats the screen is clear and sharp. The design of the Samsung Galaxy A3 (2016) itself is also different which looks more attractive. It can not be separated from the embedded metal material as the body cover. The frame of the Samsung Galaxy A3 (2016) also wrapped in metal and glass as the upscale smartphone Samsung Galaxy S6. Although the Samsung Galaxy A3 (2016) do not include fingerprint as the Galaxy A5 and A7 (2016) but the design is quite luxurious and stylish.
In this post Smartphone Clinic will provide a tutorial about Root and Install TWRP Recovery on Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 SM-A310F. Make sure that your Samsung Galaxy A3 running on Android Lollipop 5.1.1. If your device is a totally different model, it will not work (may even brick) ! In this tutorial we use Odin on Widows computer. Root your device at your own risk.
Make sure your phone battery is charged to 70% or more
Make sure you install the Samsung Drives on your PC, if you haven’t already.
How do I Root Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 SM-A310F with Odin:
First you should enabled Developer options If Developers Option is hidden, go to Settings > About Phone > Built Number (tap on it for 5-8 times)
Enabled USB Debugging and OEM unlock
Connect it to you PC using the USB cable and copy the SuperSU.zip file into the root directory of your internal storage.
Turn off your Samsung Galaxy
Boot the device into Download Mode as follows: press and hold Volume Down, Home and Power buttons together
When a warning triangle appears on screen, press Volume Up button to enter Download Mode.
Launch Odin3.exe by click right and run as administrator on computer
Connect your phone to the computer. Odin will automatically detect your phone and show the “added message”.
In Odin, tap AP button and find the TWRP Recovery file you downloaded earlier and select it
Ensure Uncheck Auto-reboot in Odin
click Start in Odin.
Once the root installation is done, your phone will reboot and soon a PASS message with a green background appears in the left-most box at the very top of Odin.
Turn off your Samsung Galaxy
Boot into “recovery mode”, by pressing and hold Volume Up + Home +Power buttons simultaneously
Select ‘Install’ and scroll all the way to the bottom till you see the SuperSU.zip file.
Select the .zip file and swipe the bar to confirm. This will start flashing the .zip file.
Once the flashing finished you will see the ‘Reboot System’ option, click it to reboot your device.
After reboot, Open menu. If the SuperSU App exist on your Application Menu on your smartphone it means you’ve succesfully rooted your device.
For more details, please watch following video:
Congratulation! Now your Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 SM-A310F was rooted. You can verify that your Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 SM-A310F is successfully rooted or not by downloading Root Checker App on Play Store. Hopefully the article of How do I Root Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 SM-A310F with Odin useful for you. Source: XDA