Root Samsung Galaxy A5 SM-A500M with CF Auto Root

Root Samsung Galaxy A5 SM-A500M with CF Auto Root – It is a cheap smartphone from Samsung Galaxy Alpha version that has the model number SM-A500. And if we look at this smartphone will be seen not seem much difference with the premium version or Samsung Galaxy Alpha, but the Galaxy A5 only has a feature on the middle class. Specifications of Samsung Galaxy A5 on the casing reportedly did not use of materials meal. But made from a frame or chassis which also has a metal base material, and it means the same as the Samsung Galaxy Alpha.

On the front side of the smartphone Samsung Galaxy A5 is equipped with support for 5-inch screen that has a resolution of 720p HD or 1280x 720 pixels which is also covered by relying on the Super AMOLED screen technology that already have high levels of density on the screen until it reaches 294 PPi. And also not only that, for the operating system used by Samsung A5 already using Android 4.4 KitKat and rely on that carried TouchWiz UI interface. Galaxy A5 has been powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon chipset 400, which already carries a quad-core processor with an ARM Cortex-A7 which has a speed of up to 1.2 GHz.

In this post Smartphone Clinic will provide a tutorial about how to Root Samsung Galaxy A5 SM-A500M. Make sure that your Samsung Galaxy A5 running on Android Kitkat 4.4.4 with build id KTU84P.A500MUBU1AOA4. If your device is a totally different model, it will not work (may even brick) ! In this tutorial we use Odin and CF Auto Root 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 Kies on your PC, if you haven’t already.
  • Backup your device data
  • Enable USB Debugging, by open Settings > Developers Option > USB Debugging
    If Developers Option is hidden, go to Settings > About Phone > Built Number (tap on it for 5-8 times)
  • Download and Unzip SM-A500M Root file on your windows computer

How to Root Samsung Galaxy A5 SM-A500M with CF Auto Root

  • Turn off  your Samsung Galaxy A5 SM-A500M
  • Boot the device into Download Mode as follows: press and hold Volume DownHome and Power buttons together

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  • 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 locate the CF-Auto-Root……….tar.md5 file.

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.

Root Odin autotoot chainfire 3

  • 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 Galaxy A5 SM-A500M will reeboot automatically
  • After reboot, Open menu. If the SuperSU App exist on your Application Menu on your smartphone it means you’ve succesfully rooted your device.

see SuperSU app

For more details, please watch following video:

Congratulation! Now your Samsung Galaxy A5 SM-A500M was rooted. You can verify that your Samsung Galaxy A5 SM-A500M is successfully rooted or not by downloading Root Checker App on Play Store. Hopefully the article of Root Samsung Galaxy A5 SM-A500M with CF Auto Root useful for you.

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