Root Samsung Galaxy S Advance GT-I9070 On Jellybean Build

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ROOT PACKAGE INFO
Name Flashable Zip Package
Warranty Voids Warranty.
Stability Stable without any issues.
Root Manager App SuperSu. It manages root permissions for apps on the device.
Credits Shaaan

  WARNING!

Warranty may be void of your device if you follow the procedures given on this page.

You only are responsible for your device. We won’t be liable if any damage occurs to your device and/or its components.

  GUIDE: ROOT SAMSUNG GALAXY S ADVANCE GT-I9070 ON JELLYBEAN BUILD

Before you begin with the instructions below, make sure your android device is adequately charged — at least 50% battery of the device.

  STEP 0: CHECK DEVICE MODEL NO.

To make sure your device is eligible with this, you must first confirm its model no. in ‘About device’ option under Settings. Another way to confirm model no. is by looking for it on the packaging box of your device. It must be GT-I9070!

Please know that this page is meant only for Samsung Galaxy S Advance. Please DO NOT try the procedures given here on any other device of Samsung or any other company. You have been Warned!

  STEP 1: BACKUP YOUR DEVICE

Back up important data and stuff before you start playing around here as there are chances you might lose your apps and app-data (app settings, game progress, etc.), and in rare case, files on the internal memory, too.

For help on Backup and Restore, check out our exclusive page on that linked right below.

 ANDROID BACK UP AND RESTORE GUIDE: APPS AND TIPS

   STEP 2: INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS

  DOWNLOADS

Download the Flashable Zip file given below and transfer it to a separate folder on your computer (just to keep things tidy, that is).

  ROOT FILE

DOWNLOAD LINK | File name: root.zip (1.37 MB)

  STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE

Important Note: This Root method is only recommended on JellyBean Build of Samsung Galaxy S Advance GT-I9070. So don’t try the method described here on any other builds of Galaxy S Advance.

  1. Download the Root File provided in the Downloads section and place it in the root of your SD card
    Note: SD card is must for this process.
  2. Boot into stock recovery mode. For this:
    • Power off your phone first and wait for 6-7 seconds after display is off.
    • Press and hold  ’Volume Up + Home + Power’ buttons together and release them as soon as you see the Galaxy S Advance logo on your phone’s screen.
    • Your phone will boot into recovery mode.
      └ Use Volume buttons to navigate Up and Down between options and use Power button to select an option in recovery.
  3. Select Install Update from External Storage option from the recovery menu.
  4. Now select the root.zip that you have placed in the SD card and Select Yes in the next screen to confirm your action.
  5. After the flashing process completes, Reboot your device.

That’s all, your device will reboot now and your device will be rooted. If you need help regarding this, feel free to ask us in comments below.

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1 Comment

  1. lullaby says: Reply

    I cannot find the zip file on my sd, it only shows a few folders like music dcim and pictures

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