Installing TWRP and Root Samsung Galaxy A5 SM-A510F (2016) – Samsung once again launched its latest smartphone that has the name Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016). it was not only the Galaxy A5 who has updates but also his generation, namely the Galaxy A3 and A7. Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) has a complete connection using 2G GSM SIM 1 and SIM 2 more perfect, but it is also supported using HSDPA 3G network and 4G LTE is more qualified. Each network has a different speed, smartphone Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) provide support speed HSPA 42.2 / 5.76 Mbps and 300/50 Mbps LTE Cat6 more optimal in the process of browsing.
Its dimensions provide optimal support and provide standard size with 144.8 x 71 x 7.3 mm and weighs 155 grams. This smartphone also has a Dual SIM support with the size of the Nano-SIM that can be used at the same time except during a call. Type screen on the smartphone Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) is the Super AMOLED display with full touch screen and there are 16 million colors which will feature a higher quality display clarity. The operating system of this smartphone offers Android 5.1 Lollipop with TouchWiz interface. The camera itself also can not be said to be low because it offers a resolution of 13MP and 5MP front camera. At the rear camera using autofocus BSI sensor complete with the presence of LED flash. The battery of this smartphone around 2800mAh sufficient to support the power of the smartphone.
In this post Smartphone Clinic will provide a tutorial about Root and Install TWRP Recovery on Samsung Galaxy A5 A510F (2016) 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 Installing TWRP and Root Samsung Galaxy A5 SM-A510F (2016)
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 A510F was rooted. You can verify that your Samsung Galaxy A5 A510F is successfully rooted or not by downloading Root Checker App on Play Store. Hopefully the article of Installing TWRP and Root Samsung Galaxy A5 SM-A510F (2016) useful for you. Source: XDA