We may expect a more fresh update soon that would concentrate on security patches. Note: Image used in this post is the property of its respective owner. Phone seems to show model G955U in settings after root. And check in download mode if your rmm state is prenormal or not mentioned. Do it at your own risk. I just now realized you meant that it will take you from Oreo, back to Nougat, in order for root to work.
It works by showing you a splash screen when you reboot your phone that allows you to boot to Safestrap recovery or to the system. There is also a tutorial, in brief, to guide you in installing the latest Oreo Update. If you come across any roadblocks during the process, drop a comment below, and we will be more than happy to help you out. This is definitely a useful feature for photoholics. But later revisions to the firmware and more importantly, the Bootloader version rendered the exploit useless.
Hope you found our guide on How to Root Galaxy S8 Plus Snapdragon helpful. The only way for these devices to get root access is for an exploit to be found. Along with this update, you will also get the latest Security Patch and other bug fixes. And yes, thank you for the kind words! I believe V5 bootloader, but I used proper files. Download them via the links given below. Furthermore, it enables users to block all ads, install or delete applications which were not possible before rooting the Android device.
Hello, Just followed this guide and everything appeared to go exactly as the video. Go into Software Information and make sure you have Android version 9. Advertisement Steps to root Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus running on Android 7. Sometimes for most of the users these type of ads and restrictions made by the manufacturers irritable for users. You can hibernate any app you want. The process went through using Odin Raymonf up to step 11 and then PrinceComsy for step 14 Raymonf gave an error message for step 14. Thank you very much for any advice!! Next, type adb sideload and then press Enter.
Thanks again for your explanations and your very well done tutorials!! That is where i am having my issue it says fail but it is not restarting on its own. We are always available via live chat and by phone. Tried downloading titanium backup but it does not have root access. However, for most users out there rocking their trusty S8 and S8+, this may or may not be a game changer due to the fact that the camera on same was nothing short of spectacular. Source: I am an avid Android enthusiast, and have been rooting and customizing Android devices since 2009.
I do however have one more question. For my device it is currently running 8. Here are my main questions for those slots: 1 — Can you use any other version of android, rooted or non-rooted? If it is not mentioned in download mode , u can follow each and every instructions as per video and gain root access. Samsung has been rolling the beta test version of Android 8. Through recovery I did a factory reset and wiped cache and then was able to get to download screen. So, the last resort is to install the firmware again.
This is very major difference compared to before following your advices you give to me in your video-tutorials… Do you know of these problems that I do describe here? In the procedure of rooting, your Android Samsung Galaxy S8 may be rebooted plenty of times. Extract the Odin flash file. Do I take action to enter download as soon as it starts to reboot or do I wait for it to startup? If yes: What am I doing differently than you do? Easy, Safe, and backed by Support: More Reasons to Choose One Click Root Still not convinced about rooting your Android phone, tablet or e-reader? The developer support is among one of the best. Power off device and boot into download mode. Smart Select does not work due to no S-Pen and also Translate feature does not work as you cannot select text in the mode. Now I have two phones so I can afford to try this again.
This will also limit you to 80% battery because of the root method used. Just Reboot Once Into Recovery Once. This one has to be flashed via the trusty and dependable Samsung devices flash tool called Odin. In this tutorial, I am going to show you how to root the Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8 Plus on latest Android 9. In this tutorial, I will show you how to easily unroot your Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8 Plus with stock firmware just in case something goes wrong or you simply want to put official Samsung software back on your phone. If you are running the Android 7.
Android Oreo comes with features such as New app notifications, notification dots on app icons, picture-in-picture mode, Android Instant App compatibility, Auto-fill like on Chrome , Better copy and paste, Faster Android behind the scenes, Better battery life with more advanced Doze mode, and more. Safestrap is a recovery for phones with a locked bootloader. This guide is only for Exynos models. Samsung Notes app works flawless, make sure to turn on S-Pen in Settings to make it work with your hands. Now, last night I tried again and exactly the same problems occurred.