how to root android

Samsung Galaxy J3 Pop (SAMSUNG-SM-J327AZ) is one of attractive smartphone model which is also known as Samsung Galaxy J3 Pop manufactured and marketed by Samsung Electronics. Here, we are going to talk about rooting Samsung Galaxy J3 Pop. As you know, Android rooting is the best way to extend the stock features on your Android smartphone. Although rooting is officially not accepted, you can use the official Odin programme to root your Samsung Galaxy J3 Pop device. Let's get to know about some technical stuff about Samsung Galaxy J3 Pop before starting the rooting it


SAMSUNG-SM-J327AZ comes with one SIM card slot and officially allow you to download up to 150 Mbps but the official rate may vary according to the carrier. Initially, the model was released in April 2017 and specific to United Staes Of America. Currenlty, the device supports Android Nougat and still, Samsung manufactures and provides the model to the market.

How To Root Android

Generally, you can use one of the compatible One-click rooting tools to achieve the rooting goal though it is not much recommended by the experts. On the other hand, you can use the custom recovery method which is technically accepted by tech experts. Here, we are going to use the Odin method to root Samsung Galaxy J3 Pop which belongs to the recovery method.

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How To Root With Odin

Note: Before starting the rooting process, get a complete back up of your device and flash the stock recovery if you have flashed a custom recovery image as of now.Because here we are going to use CF-Auto-Root package to root your device and it requires stock recovery environment to work. Generally, relavant Odin programme includes in CF-Auto-Root package and you do not need to download Odin v.3.13.1, the latest version of Odin separately

  • Install the latest Samsung USB drivers on your computer
  • Unlock the bootloader of your device (Settings >Developer Options > OEM Unlock)
  • Visit the official website and download the CF-Auto-Root package
  • Extract the package and install the Odin programme (As Administrator)
  • Enable the "Download Mode" on your device (Press and hold the Volume Down+Home+Power button after switching-off the device)
  • Connect your smartphone to the computer
  • Launch the Odin programme 
  • Click the "AP" button and select the .tar.md5 file from the extracted folder
  • Wait until the Odin load the files and when you see the "Leave CS" in "Log Box" click the "Start" button
  • Then, you will see Red Android bot on your device and the device will boot in to recovery mode automatically

Note: Boot your device into recovery mode manually in order to work the root properly.

Final Word

Rooting is always risky and you need to prepare well before starting any rooting attempt. Especially, if your device is still covered by the official Samsung warranty, it is better to stay out of the business if rooting is not crucial.