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Root XXUANG1 Android 4.2.2 on Galaxy Ace 3 S7270 Official Firmware

HOW TO: Root Galaxy Ace 3 S7270 on XXUANG1 Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean Firmware

We have put together a detailed step-by-step instructions guide for how to install CWM custom recovery and root Galaxy Ace 3 S7270 on XXUANG1 Android 4.2.2 firmware. If you are used to flashing custom ROMs on Samsung Galaxy devices with ClockworkMod recovery, then this should not be any different for you.

Please read every line carefully and make sure you read the tutorial once before actually performing it on your Android device.

To Remember:

  • This rooting tutorial is only for Galaxy Ace 3 S7270. Please do not try on any other Galaxy Ace 3 variants.
  • Make sure you backup all your data in your phone before proceeding as a precaution.
  • This CWM Recovery tutorial works with Android 4.2.2 and all future Android updates as well.
  • For best performance, always stay on the latest firmware update.
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Complete Step-By-Step Instructions:

NOTE: First of all, install ClockworkMod 6 Recovery on your phone. How? Tutorial: How to Install CWM 6 Recovery on Galaxy Ace 3 S7270.

Step 1 – Download SuperSU Rooting Package for Samsung Galaxy Ace 3 to your computer.

Step 2 – Connect Galaxy Ace 3 to your computer for file transfer using the USB cable.

Step 3 – Now copy/paste the downloaded file to your SD card / internal storage. Make sure the file is in the SD card / internal storage root (not in any folder).

Step 4 – Then turn OFF your phone and disconnect from the USB cable.

Step 5 – Now to get in the Recovery Mode, switch ON the phone while pressing and holding the Volume Up + Home + Power buttons. If you install CWM 6 Recovery correctly before Step 1, you should now be inside Recovery Mode with ClockworkMod. Alternatively, read this: How to Enter Recovery Mode on Samsung Galaxy Ace 3.


NOTE: Screenshots of the ClockworkMod Recovery may change as new versions are released.

Step 6 – Once you are in ClockworkMod Recovery, scroll down to “install zip from SD card” and press the Power button to select it.

Step 7 – Press the Power button again and select “choose zip from sdcard”.

Step 8 – Now using your volume keys, navigate to the file that you copied to your SD card and select it using the Power button. Confirm the installation on the next screen and the installation procedure should start now.

Step 9 – After the installation completes, go to “+++++Go Back+++++” and reboot the phone by selecting “reboot system now” from the recovery menu as show below. The phone will boot now and it might take about 5 minutes to boot on your first time. So, please wait.


That’s it! Your Galaxy Ace 3 has now been rooted on the official XXUANG1 Android 4.2.2 software update. Check for the SuperSU app in your apps list to verify.

To make sure you have correctly installed the above root method and it’s working, verify with Root Checker as given in the link.

If you run into any problems, feel free to drop us a comment below and we will reply you back ASAP with the fix or the solution to your problem.

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Whenever you restart your phone, stock recovery keeps showing up? There is a fix for that. For details on how to make ClockworkMod Recovery permanent on your Android phone, head over to the next page.

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