Root Galaxy Grand Prime SM-G5309W

Root Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime SM-G5309W

Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime is one of the most popular smartphones by  Samsung. This article will tell you how to root Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime SM-G5309W.

Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime SM-G5309W is a great phone with 4G LTE connectivity. This article will cover how do we root Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime SM-G5309W.

Before We Root

Rooting is a safe process but you never know what would happen next. This is why you should always create a backup of your android device. Also create a backup of your contacts and text messages because you may lose all your data during the process. You can also make a backup of your apps and games using your Google account and you can restore the apps once the process is completed.

How to Root Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime SM-G5309W

Rooting Samsung Galaxy Prime SM-G530W is pretty much the same as SM-G530H. Just follow the steps below to root your samsung galaxy grand prime SM-G5309W easily.

Before rooting, make sure the you fulfill the following conditions:

Once you have fulfilled the above conditions, you’re ready to proceed to rooting. Follow the steps below:

  1. Unzip the CF Auto Root folder in your PC that you downloaded above.
  2. After unzipping, you will see a file in the folder named “CF-Auto-Root-fortunaltectc-fortunaltectc-smg5309w.tar.md5”
  3. Unzip the Odin folder in your PC
  4. Right click on Odin icon and select ‘Run as administrator
  5. Now you need to run your phone in ‘Download Mode‘. (Turn off your phone > Remove the battery > Reinsert the batter > Press ‘volume down’ + ‘home’ + ‘power’ keys together for a little while until you see warning screen > Press ‘volume up’ button)
  6. Connect your phone with your PC
  7. As soon as you connect your phone with your PC, you will see ID:COM block turning blue. You’ll also get ‘added’ message when your phone is connected properly.
  8. Click on PDA button in Odin
  9. Choose the file ‘CF-Auto-Root-fortunaltectc-fortunaltectc-smg5309w.tar.md5’ and click open.
  10. Make sure that ONLY ‘Auto Reboot’ and ‘F. Reset Time’ options are tick marked.
  11. Click ‘start’
  12. Odin will flash this file for you in couple for minutes.
  13. Sit back and relax until your phone is rebooted.
  14. You will see ‘Pass’ message in Odin when the file is flashed successfully.
  15. Wait for your phone to reboot automatically.

Once your phone is rebooted, go to the menu and look for SuperUser app. If you have that app in your phone, it means that your phone has been rooted.

You can also check if your device is rooted by an app in Play Store, Root Checker.

Feel free to leave us a comment below. We’d be glad to help.

Troubleshoot

Q. My phone always reboots in the recovery mode.

Solution:

  1. Restart your phone.
  2. It will start in recovery mode.
  3. Choose “wipe data/factory reset”
  4. Select ‘Yes’ with power button.
  5. Wait for your phone to reset cache.
  6. Now choose “wipe cache partition”
  7. Select ‘Yes’ with the power button.
  8. Wait for the cache to reset.
  9. Now choose “Reboot system now”.

That’s it :)

  • Pierre-Luc

    My phone doesn’t reboot in the end of the process. I remove the battery and restart the process. It doesn’t reboot again.