How to Root Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900R4 US Cellular

How to Root Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900R4 US Cellular – It is the CDMA version of the Galaxy S5 sold by US Cellular. Samsung Galaxy S5 has a slim and stylish design. With dimensions of 142.0 x 72.5 x 8.1mm, the Galaxy S5 comes slightly wider than the previous generation S4. Back cover held S5 is quite comfortable when in handheld thanks polycarbonate material (modern glam) which has a perforated pattern. This smartphone has a screen that is clear and bright, with a Super AMOLED technology and high resolution is Full HD (1920 x 1080) and measuring 5.1 inches. The AMOLED display has a brightness adjustment and color photos and videos intuitive so you look real or displayed as the original color. Besides, the screen has been using Corning Gorilla Glass 3, so you do not have to worry about scratches on the screen.

Samsung Galaxy S5 camera has a resolution that is very large at 16 Megapixels. This camera comes with Auto Focus that has a very fast response so you will never miss an important moment that is fleeting. The camera is also equipped with HDR feature so that you can get images with rich colors and sharp in low light conditions or blinding, for example, you’re taking a photo with against sunlight. Besides, the Samsung Galaxy S5 also features Selective Focus, which is useful for taking pictures that only focuses on the object that you consider important and blurs the background. So photos taken can highlight the main subject in a clear and detailed.

In this post Smartphone Clinic will provide a tutorial about how to Root Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900R4 US Cellular . Make sure that your Samsung Galaxy S5 running on Android Kitkat 4.4.2. 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 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-G900R4 Root file on your windows computer

How to Root Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900R4 US Cellular

  • Turn off  your Samsung Galaxy S5
  • Boot the device into Download Mode as follows: press and hold Volume DownHome and Power buttons together

Samsung Galaxy S5 root

  • 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”.


  • In Odin, tap PDA button and choose the CF-Auto-Root……….tar.md5 file.
  • Ensure Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time options are selected in Odin, while the Re-Partition option is unchecked.
  • click Start in Odin.

odin3  start the flashing process

  • 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.

odin3  finish pass

  • Your Samsung Samsung Galaxy S5 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 S5 SM-G900R4 US Cellular  was rooted. You can verify that your Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900R4 US Cellular  is successfully rooted or not by downloading Root Checker App on Play Store. Hopefully the article of How to Root Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900R4 US Cellular useful for you.

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