How to Root Your Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM G900F)(Exynos)(International) Quick and Easy

Samsung Galaxy S5 India and Exynos Variant Rooting guide

Things required:

  1. Samsung Galaxy S5 G900F
  2. A windows pc
  3. Software and CWM file
  4. Data cable
  5. A bit of time and patience
Step 1

Determine your Samsung Galaxy S5 G900F. First, make sure you have either International exynos G900F model which is available in India.

Step 2

Download required file after determing the model number

Download software and drivers from below
Download appropriate CWM or TWRP recovery for your Note 3 (Make sure you download the CORRECT version for your Note 3 model!!!)
Step 4

Turn off your Samsung Galaxy S5 and Hold down, Volume Down, Center Home, and Power buttons together for about 2-3 seconds then let go of all buttons when you see a warning screen  hit Volume Up button to enter Download mode. like below

Step 5

You should now see Download mode. This is the ODIN download mode where you can use ODIN to install custom recovery.  Plug a micro-USB cable from your Galaxy S5 to your computer.

Step 6

Run ODIN program you downloaded earlier in Step 1. (only for Windows or use VMWare on Linux/Mac).
Note: On windows vista/7/8 right click on odin.exe and run as administrator

Step 7

You should see a yellow-highlighted box with a random COM number in ODIN program.  If you do not see it, download and install Samsung USB drivers then unplug/re-plug the micro-USB cable.
Also, you may have to use a USB 3.0 cable supplied with your Galaxy S5, try plugging it in a USB 3.0 port first and if that doesn’t work plug it into a regular USB 2.0 port.  One of them should work.
Step 8
DO NOT TOUCH ANYTHING ELSE but choose “PDA” in ODIN program then find the .tar file from chainfire root package you downloaded first then hit Start button.
Step 9
Your Note 3 should now reboot. When rebooted, copy the SuperSU zip file you downloaded in Step 1 to your Note 3 internal storage.
Step 10
Hold down, Volume Up, Center Home, and Power buttons together for about 6-7 seconds then let go of all buttons.
Step 11
You should now be in CWM recovery. Choose “Install zip”, then “Install from sdcard”, then choose the SuperSU zip file you downloaded earlier.
Step 12
Reboot and your Galaxy S5 should be rooted.  You can verify by downloading and running Root Checker app from Play Store.

Samsung Galaxy S5 Specification [RUMOUR]

Samsung Galaxy S5 is getting all the attention thanks to the popular brand Samsung has managed to grow just like Apple that everyone is on edge of  their seat waiting for device launch while Samsung Galaxy S5 launch is still far away but it will launch by March end.

Samsung Galaxy S5 is rumoured to have 5.24″ SuperAMOLED display with QHD i.e 2560×1600 pixel resolution with 560ppi. Samsung will use it similar strategy as with other flagships by including Exynos 6 in most Asian markets and Russia and Snapdragon chipset in European and American markets.

Samsung is rumoured to equip 16-megapixel camera with OIS and 4k video recording and front camera is tipped to be at 3.2-megapixels. There will be 3GB RAM for sure in S5 along with options of 16GB/32GB internal storage and battery is expected to be of 3100mAH.

Samsung Galaxy S5 is confirmed to have fingerprint sensor and will come in new design which is yet to be confirmed but there is lot of speculation that it will have a similar faux leather back cover just like Samsung Galaxy Note 3. Samsung is also expected to include some new additions to its Touchwiz UI.

Thats all we know currently about Samsung Galaxy S5 specification but as we know more you will be served the content on our blog do let us know what you are expecting from Samsung Galaxy S5 in comments section below.