Through this article, we’re providing a detailed guide on how to root Galaxy Note 3 N900 and install official Android 4.3 jelly bean firmware. Galaxy Note 3 has another variant i.e., N905, and this method will not work for that. We’re seeking the help of the famous CF-Auto Root Package to root Galaxy Note 3 and definitely, this is the safest method to get root access to your Note 3 on the official jelly bean version.
Galaxy Note 3 is yet another new flagship phablet from Samsung’s Galaxy series and it has many bloatware which can not be uninstalled directly without root access. Thus, by rooting your Galaxy Note 3, you can remove those bloatware and customize your phablet to the next level by installing custom ROMs. So, root Galaxy Note 3 now and we will be providing further resources such as exclusive custom ROMs, various recoveries, etc.
How to Root Galaxy Note 3 N900 – CF- Auto Root Package
If you’re familiar with the Odin tool, there’s actually no big deal to root Galaxy Note 3 at all. I am assuming that you have taken enough precautions before proceeding to the next step. Double-check that you own a Galaxy Note 3 N900 variant with LTE, Qualcomm Snapdragon Quad-Core CPU features. Performing this rooting method with another variant may brick your device forever. Let’s read a quick disclaimer below.
TechBii will not be held responsible for any damage that might cause your device after this process. Also, we are not the inventors of this guide, and all the tools and apps provided here are subject to copyright and belong to the owner. However, we will try our best to help you in case of further effects.
Root Galaxy Note 3 N900 – Pre-requisites
- Make sure that you have installed the necessary Samsung drivers on your computer. If not, download the drivers and install them.
- Charge your battery at least 60% and enable USB debugging as follows Settings>Applications>Development> Android Debugging.
- Make a backup of all important files including files in the phone storage, contacts, call logs, etc. You can also use a Google account to save the same.
- Again check the model number of your device and ensure that you have the one that is specified here.
Step-by-Step Method to Root Galaxy Note 3
You have to download certain files to root your Galaxy Note, especially the CF-Auto Root Package and Odin tool. You can download the same from the below links.
Now we have acquired the basic need to root Galaxy Note 3 and it’s time to proceed to the real task. Hope you have downloaded the above-mentioned files and kept them in a safe place on your computer. Done with these steps? Root My Galaxy Note.
- Power off your Galaxy Note 3 and boot into download mode by pressing the Vol down, Home, and Power buttons simultaneously.
- Now, open the Odin tool on your computer and connect your Note 3 to the system via a USB cable being in download mode.
- If you have properly installed the necessary drivers for your Note 3 in the computer, the Odin will detect the device, and the ID: COM port will turn yellow followed by an “added” message in the white box [In the Odin tool itself].
- Click on PDA button and load the downloaded CF -Auto Root Package file (CF-Auto-Root-ja3g-ja3gxx-gtN900.zip).
- Now start the process by clicking Start button followed by checking the Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time options in Odin tool.
Your Note 3 is now almost rooted and as a final step, the device will reboot into recovery mode and install the root package. You can also observe that the ID:COM section will now turn green from yellow. If you got the same, it means that you have successfully rooted your Note 3 and flashed latest android jelly bean 4.3 on your device.
If you have got any trouble in this how to root Galaxy Note 3 guide, feel free to ask us. We will provide help to root Galaxy Note 3.