How to Root ZCEMA2 Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Official Firmware on Galaxy S3 I9300
You can read about updating your Galaxy S3 I9300 to ZCEMA2 Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Official Firmware. And following is how you can root your Galaxy S3 I9300 running ZCEMA2 Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Official firmware.
In order to root your Android device, we will require to flash CF-Auto-Root in your In order to root your Android device, we will require to flash CF-Auto-Root in your Galaxy S3 I9300 running on ZCEMA2 Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean official firmware using ODIN. This will root your device. However, in this process you may lose your personal data and settings.
Please do note that once your device is rooted, you warranty will be void; However, you can reclaim the warranty by re-applying official firmware update.
Guide to Root ZCEMA2 Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Official Firmware on Galaxy S3 I9300
- Extract CF-Root-SGS3-v6.4.zip to get a file with .tar extension in extracted folder.
- Extract Odin zip file and you will get Odin3 v3.07.exe.
- Power off your tablet. Wait 5-6 seconds to confirm complete switch off.
- Now, put the Galaxy S3 I9300 phone in Download Mode by pressing pressing and holding down the Volume Down and Home buttons while pressing the Power button. A screen will come up; press Volume Down key to continue to enter Download Mode.
- Now run Odin3 v3.07.exe (see Step 2) as an Administrator because Admin privileges is required to complete the process smoothly.
- Now connect your Galaxy S3 I9300 with your PC using USB cable. A message will appear under Odin’s message box in the bottom left saying “Added!!”. If you don’t get it, then try another USB port. If that too doesn’t work, then reinstall the USB driver. If you successfully see the “Added!!” message in Odin, you are good to go. Also, check for COM port with a number in Yellow to make sure that you have successfully added your device.
- Select these files in Odin at respective button:
- Click the PDA Button, and select the CF-Auto-Root-m0-m0xx-gti9300.tar.md5 file.
- In Odin window, make sure Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time checkboxes are selected.
- Double check everything. Hit the START button to begin the flashing process.
- Once the flashing process is completed, the tablet will reboot automatically and you will see a PASS message in the top-left-most box. You can now unplug the USB cable to disconnect your device from computer.
Your Galaxy S3 I93000 running ZCEMA2 Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean firmware is now rooted. If there are any issues, feel free to post in the comments section for our staff to take a look at it.