How to Root Galaxy Note 8.0 N5100 on Android 4.2.2 XXCMH1 Jelly Bean Firmware [Ultimate Guide]

Now you can easily Root Galaxy Note 8.0 N5100 on Android 4.2.2 XXCMH1 Jelly Bean Firmware using CF-Auto-Rooting Kit. Rooting allows users to be able to access that they otherwise couldn’t use. It also allows for a user to gain much more command over their phone.

Note: Mobotalks cannot be held responsible if anything goes wrong. Users should proceed at their own risk. Rooting will void your phone Warranty.

Requirements

1. This root tutorial will only works on Galaxy Note 8.0 N5100.

2. Make sure that you have backup the data, apps and settings from your Samsung device such as SMS, MMS, Call Logs, Contacts, Images, Audios, Videos, Bookmarks, Wi-Fi, APN settings and MMS settings etc as this process is going to wipe every data from your device.

3. Check of security suites such as antivirus and firewall whether they are disabled on your Computer.

4. You need to turn on the Enable USB Debugging on your Galaxy Note 8.0 N5100. This can be done simply by following the path ‘Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging’ and ticking the USB Debugging option box.

5. Please put your battery in charge and make sure that it was charged to at least 80%.

6. Install the required drivers for your device

How to Root Galaxy Note 8.0 N5100

Step 1:Download  Extract CF-Auto-Root Kit and Odin 3.07 files.

Step 2: Switch off the Galaxy Note 8.0. Then boot the device into Download Mode by pressing and holding Volume Down, Home and Power buttons together until a construction Android robot icon with a warning triangle appears on screen. Now press the Volume Up button to enter Download Mode.

Step 3: Launch Odin on the computer as an Administrator.

Step 4: Connect the Galaxy Note 8.0 to the computer using USB cable while it is in the Download Mode. Wait until Odin detects the device. When the device is connected successfully, the ID: COM box will turn blue with the COM port number. Additionally, the successful connected will be indicated by a message saying Added.

Note: If the Added message does not appear, then try re-install USB drivers or changing the port on the computer.

Step 5: In Odin, click the PDA button and select the CF-Auto-Root-kona3g-kona3gxx-gtn5100.tar.md5 file.

Step 6: Verify that Auto Reboot and F.Reset Time checkboxes are selected in Odin. Also, ensure the Re-Partition option is not selected.

Step 7: Double-check and click Start button in Odin. The installation process will now begin.

Step 8: Once the installation process is completed, your phone will restart and soon you will see a PASS message with green background in the left-most box at the very top of the Odin. You can now unplug the USB cable to disconnect your device from computer.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 N5100 running on Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean firmware is now rooted successfully

After rebooting look for the app named SuperSU in the apps drawer. If you find it there, then congratulations! Your phone is now rooted. just enjoy it! Now you will be able to access your device fully. If you have any problem you can comment it below.

Kannan is an Android enthusiast, a ROM Developer, a Tech Blogger and a responsible Son. Seeking and working hard on his ambition to join the Google Android Developers Team.

1 Comment

  1. undan

    Oct 8, 2013 at 11:45 am

    how long the Odin will recognze the device?….i have followed all steps but it seems takes forever to wait…moreover, i never pass step 4 (ID:COM)

    my note is in Downloading page
    cable is connected
    odin is open
    the driver is already updated
    ….
    thank you

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