The Samsung Galaxy Note Edge is currently a one of its variety smartphone. It has an asymmetrical shape & subtly placed 2nd screen at the right edge that appropriately justifies its name. The Galaxy Note edged screen panel of the smartphone really adds to its appeal for being impressive but despite of the reality that it’s devoted to productivity, the querys till remains as to how useful it might confirm to the end user. Because of the whopping size of the Note Edge, numerous users might have had tough time getting used to enjoying with the curved screen panel.
Anyway, the Galaxy Note Edge is already out and so is the root procedure for the device. If you’ve the Korean model of the device, you can very easily root it despite of the fact that there’s no CF-Auto-Root officially available for it. Many thanks XDA member UpInTheAir to provide the CF-Auto-Root package meant for Samsung Galaxy Note 4 SM-N910K on his Korean Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915S and successfully gained root access. The similar root package has also been proved working on another Korean variant of the device.
As everyone know, Chainfire’s Auto-Root (CFAR) packages contain modified Kernels with disabled SELinux and therefore allow SuperSU binaries to install successfully for root privilege. It’s pretty easy to flash Cainfire-Auto-Root using Odin but installing it trips the flash counter of the devices and voids KNOX warranty.
The rooting method described below is meant only for the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915S/K and is considered unsafe. Additionally, it’ll also void the warranty of your Note Edge. Do not proceed until you understand what you’re going to do and are mindful of its effects.
Prepare Your Galaxy Note Edge:
1. Download & install Samsung USB Drivers on your PC.
2. Download CF-Auto-Root file: CF-Auto-Root-treltektt-treltektt-smn910k.zip
3. Download Odin: Odin_v3.07.zip
4. Enable USB Debugging on your Galaxy Note Edge
Root Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915S Step by Step:
Step 1: Extract the CF-Auto-Root and Odin zip files.
Step 2: Turn off your Galaxy Note Edge and boot it into the Download Mode by pressing the Volume Down + Home + Power keys at the same time for 2-3 secs. When you see the warning, press the Volume Up key to enter the Download mode.
Step 3: Open the Odin folder & start the program.
Step 4: Now connect your device to PC using the USB cable provided by the OEM. You must see Added text in the message area on Odin window to show successful connection.
Step 5: Click the PDA button and choose CF-Auto-Root-treltektt-treltektt-smn910k.zip.md5 file.
Step 6: Then click on the Start button to initiate the installation which will take just several seconds.
Step 7: When CF-Auto-Root is installed, you’ll get PASS! message on Odin and your phone will reboot automatically.
That’s it folk, When your Samsung Galaxy Note Edge boots up, open the app drawer. You’ll see the SuperUser app present there. To confirm proper root access, you can download root checker app from the Google Play Store.