Root and Install TWRP Recovery on Samsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J700H)

Root and Install TWRP Recovery on Samsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J700H) – After the successful release of the Samsung Galaxy A7 and E7 which has a HD screen, this time Phablet Samsung Galaxy J7 would try to release as an alternative to the low price version. Not only has a large enough screen, but it also carries the specification included in the ranks of high-speed processors. With the combination of low price and high specification will bring major changes to the phablet market, especially for the middle class.

Samsung Galaxy J7 already using PXA1936 Marvel chipset with a speed of 1.2 Ghz Core Octa. For the performance of the display, the Galaxy face J7 carrying Lollipop Android operating system 5.1, which is wrapped with interface Samsung TouchWiz UI. As a complement to the speed in opening various applications and games, then the addition of 1.5 GB of RAM be the choice of the Galaxy J7. For terms of convenience in watching videos or playing games, Smartphone is particularly suitable, given the size of the screen that is 5.5 inch with HD 720 x 1280 pixels.

In this post Smartphone Clinic will provide a tutorial about Root and Install TWRP Recovery on Samsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J700H) with PC. Make sure that your Samsung Galaxy J7 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.


How To Root and Install TWRP Recovery on Samsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J700H)

  • 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

root samsung OEM unlock

  • Turn off  your Samsung Galaxy
  • Boot the device into Download Mode as follows: press and hold Volume DownHome 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

odin extract

  • Connect your phone to the computer. Odin will automatically detect your phone and show the “added message”.

Root Odin autotoot chainfire 1

  • In Odin, tap PDA button and find the TWRP Recovery file you downloaded earlier and select it

Root Odin autotoot chainfire 2

  • Ensure Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time options are selected in Odin, while the Re-Partition option is unchecked.
  • 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.

Root Odin autotoot chainfire 4

  • Your Samsung will reeboot automatically
  • After reboot normally, re-connect it to you PC using the USB cable.
  • Copy the file into the root directory of your internal storage.
  • Disconnect your phone from PC
  • Turn off your Galaxy J7
  • 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 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 J7 (SM-J700H) was rooted. You can verify that your Samsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J700H) is successfully rooted or not by downloading Root Checker App on Play Store. Hopefully the article of Root and Install TWRP Recovery on Samsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J700H) useful for you.

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