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Top Ways to Root Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge
2016-02-18 17:58:19 Posted by Daphne Lau


As the leading weapon to fight with iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge hold the top class specification and new features. At the same time, rooting Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge is the top searching word online. You must know that rooting process can make an Android device to exploit the utmost features. Also, it can void the warranty of Samsung manufacturer. So please understand the pros and cons of rooting. If you are still likely to root your Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, get the top Android rooting tools in this article.


Pre-Check List for Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge

Before applying for the tutorial of rooting your phone, try to prepare these things well as the following tips.

1. Charge your Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge into at least 85% for smooth rooting process.

2. Install a latest USB driver on your Windows PC if you need to root with PC.

3. Enable USB Debugging on Your Android device: Settings –> About Phone –> Build number –> Tap 7 times and become developer

4. In case some unpleasant situations happen, make a backup of your Samsung phone before rooting.


Top 1. iRoot

iRoot can help you one click root your Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge (Android 5.1.1 or lower) with and without computer. It includes 2 versions: iRoot for PC and iRoot APK. Either way you can safely and quickly perform the rooting process. Here we recommend iRoot mostly since its superb rooting function and the simple guide:


For iRoot PC version:

Download and open the iRoot on your computer -> Connect your device to the PC -> iRoot will detect your phone -> Click “Root now” on the interface -> Restart the phone after successful rooting


For iRoot APK version:

Download the file on your browser -> Drag the downloaded apk. file to your device -> Install and run iRoot APK -> Click “Root” -> Restart the phone after successful rooting


Top 2: Framaroot

Framaroot is also highly recommended on XDA for Android rooting. It is an one-click application to get Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge rooted. However, it only has the apk file so you can only root Galaxy device without computer by using Framaroot.

And the tutorial is also simple.


Top 3: Kingo Android Root

Kingo Android Root can also provide the quick and safe solution for rooting your Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge. It does a good job in rooting your Android phone or tablet in 1 click. However, it can’t fully support Android 4.4 or up.


You can choose anyone from these three rooting software. Certainly, there are other root apps to fix your issue. Still, iRoot is the NO 1 choice for trying.

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