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How To Root Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge SC-04G Running Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge is one of the latest device that comes with high-end hardware specifications. In this guide we have given easy steps to root Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge SC-04G running on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow with built id MMB29K.SC04GOMU1BPC2. Thanks to Chainfire’s for CF-Auto Root package that made rooting more easy and simple. All you need to have a Windows-based PC and Odin flashing tool during this rooting process.

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Things To Remember:

Note: This guide can be used only for Galaxy S6 Edge SC-04G running on Android 6.0.1 with built id MMB29K.SC04GOMU1BPC2.

Data Backup: Take a full backup of all your important data and settings like contacts, pictures, videos, music before proceeding to the rooting instructions.

Make sure that the battery level of your Galaxy S6 Edge SC-04G should be at least about 60-70 charged to avoid unexpected shutdowns during the rooting process.

[*] Warning: The above tutorial is only for Android 6.0.1 with the built id MMB29K.SC04GOMU1BPC2.

Steps To Root Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge SC-04G on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow:

Step No 1:- First download and install Samsung USB Drivers for your Galaxy S6 Edge on your PC. If you have already Samsung USB Drivers installed on your PC then Skip this Step and go ahead.

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Step No 2Download CF-Auto Root file on your PC and unzip the root files on the desktop. Once the file are extracted, you’ll see these files:

chainfire-root-file How To Root Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge SC-04G Running Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow Samsung Root CF-Auto Root

Step No 3:- Turn OFF the Galaxy S6 Edge SC-04G to boot into Download Mode.

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Step No 4:- Now turn ON the phone while pressing and holding Volume Down + Home + Power keys at same time for a few seconds to enter into Download Mode.

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Step No 5:- While your phone is in the Download mode and shows a Warning Yellow Triangle Sign, then press the Volume Up key to continue.

Step No 6:- Run Odin3 that you have already downloaded (Step No 2) and you can find it in the extracted files on your computer. Next,

Step No 7:- Connect your device with PC using its USB data cable.

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Step No 8:- Once the Galaxy S6 Edge is connected to the computer successfully, “Added” message will be displayed on Odin automatically after the device is recognized.

Step No 9:- Click on the AP button in Odin and select the CF-Auto-Root.tar file.

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CF-Auto-Root.tar How To Root Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge SC-04G Running Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow Samsung Root CF-Auto Root

Step No 10:- Next, click on the Start button in Odin to initiate the Flashing process.

Step No 11:- This flashing process might take 30-50 seconds to finish the rooting process on your Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge SC-04G. After the rooting process is successfully completed, a Green Box with Pass text will be appeared in Odin and your device will re-boot automatically.

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Step No 12:-  Now, disconnect your phone from the PC. Open Applications Menu on your Smartphone and Find SuperSU App to check either your device is successfully rooted or not. If you can see the SuperSU app then you administrative rights over the internal file system of your device.

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Let us know in the comments section below about your experience to root Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge.

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Aamir Jamal

An Android Geek and audiophile who love to read and write reviews/tutorials about gadgets and new tech stuff. He has written 1007 guides and other posts.

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