How to Root Samsung Galaxy A5 A510M (Lollipop 5.1) – Samsung is working hard to bring new variants to make customers do not get bored and continue to receive updates on technological developments that were increasingly more advanced and sophisticated. Samsung itself has also been known as one of the best brand currently with the highest quality in its class. So it is sufficient to prove if Samsung is the king of smartphones today. The latest news leaks about the time this is one smartphone that carries the code number Samsung SM-A510. This Smartphone many are calling will become the next generation of Samsung Galaxy A5.
This Smartphone Samsung SM-A510 offers octa-core processor consisting of a quad-core ARM Cortex-A53 64-bit and quad-core ARM Cortex-A57 at a speed of 1.6GHz, Mali-T720 GPU, 2GB of RAM, and chipset Exynos 7580. The performance offered have been classified as charming and attractive in its class. Networking and connectivity of smartphones Samsung SM-A510 is also quite complete with carrying, NFC, GPS / GLONASS, 3G HSPA, 4G LTE-A, and a microUSB port. The internal memory or ROM capacity of this smartphone brings the size of 16GB which can be expanded via the microSD slot up to a maximum of 128GB.
In this post Smartphone Clinic will provide a tutorial about Root and Install TWRP Recovery on Samsung Galaxy A5 SM-A510M with PC. Make sure that your Samsung Galaxy A5 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 to Root Samsung Galaxy A5 SM-A510M (Lollipop 5.1)
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 A5 A510M was rooted. You can verify that your Samsung Galaxy A5 A510M is successfully rooted or not by downloading Root Checker App on Play Store. Hopefully the article of How to Root Samsung Galaxy A5 SM-A510M (Lollipop 5.1) useful for you. Source: XDA