How to Root Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) SM-A7100 SM-A710Y – This smartphone comes with an increase in more qualified when compared with its predecessor the Samsung Galaxy A7 2015. Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) comes in the dimensions of 151.5 x 74.1 mm with a thickness of 7.3 mm body that is still fairly slim. The design is more striking because the body is wrapped in a rugged metal case where the bezel is present in alloys and glass that looks luxurious is almost similar to the design of Samsung S6. Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) armed by Exynos 7580 chipset that brings Octa-core processor in a top speed of 1.6 GHz is more ferocious which strengthened 3 GB RAM so it offers computational performance and multitasking several applications weight though quite smoothly.
Performance of the Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) also supports 64 Bit computing with sufficient performance resposnif. Also offers a captivating graphic visual of the Mali-T720 so as to provide comfort to the user when streaming video or playing 3D games with a seamless look and smooth. The operating system that run in the Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) uses the latest operating system Android OS v5.1.1 Lollipop with TouchWiz UI interface support. Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) still maintains an internal storage capacity of 16 GB with a microSD slot that can support use up memory storage up to 128 GB. 13 MP camera lens embedded in the body behind the supported features autofocus, LED flash and camera features upscale optical image stabilization (OIS), which provides clear and sharp image results without blur. The rear camera of the Samsung A7 (2016) also supported HDR, and can use video recording quality 1080p @ 30fps.
In this post Smartphone Clinic will provide a tutorial about Root Galaxy A7 (2016) SM-A7100 SM-A710Y. Make sure that your Samsung Galaxy A7 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 A7 (2016) SM-A7100 SM-A710Y:
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 A7 (2016) SM-A7100 SM-A710Y was rooted. You can verify that your Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) SM-A7100 SM-A710Y is successfully rooted or not by downloading Root Checker App on Play Store. Hopefully the article of How to Root Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) SM-A7100 SM-A710Y useful for you. Source: XDA