Once you update your Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime G570F to XXU1API6 Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow firmware, you can use this guide to gain root. Root XXU1API6 Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow firmware via SuperSU as shown below. The Galaxy J5 Prime is a budget smartphone from Samsung and for the price, it offers quite a lot . To get even more out of this phone, you can root it and enjoy more control and customizability. Root utility has existed since the initial versions of Android. Once you install this utility, you will have access to hundreds of root apps available on the Play Store and ability to install custom ROMs. The procedure for rooting Galaxy J5 Prime G570F is quite easy as we will use TWRP custom recovery coupled with SuperSU zip package. All the steps have been explained right below along with few tips and tricks. If you are still not a 100 percent on rooting your Galaxy J5 Prime G570F, read: Benefits of rooting an Android device. You can root XXU1API6 Android 6.0.1 on Galaxy J5 Prime G570F Marshmallow official firmware using the tutorial below. Please make sure your phone is on this firmware version by going to Settings > About device.
As you continue reading further, we will guide you through the entire process of how to root Galaxy J5 Prime G570F on XXU1API6 Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow firmware using ODIN. Make sure you backup all your data before trying out the root method tutorial below because we don’t want you to lose anything. Also you should be aware that rooting your phone will completely void you warranty, so please know well what you are getting into. The following tips are important as they will help the installation procedure to go smooth without any issues. Let’s continue with the tutorial now.
Disclaimer: All the custom ROMs and firmwares, official software updates, tools, mods or anything mentioned in the tutorial belong to their respective owners/developers. We (TeamAndroid.com) or the developers are not to be held responsible if you damage or brick your device. We don’t have you on gun point to try out this tutorial 😉
Root Galaxy J5 Prime SM-G570F – SuperSU Method Details:
SuperSU is one of our favorite rooting package as it comes with all the binaries needed to gain root access on your Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime G570F Android phone. Even the SuperSU app has more features than SuperUser. Other than this rooting tutorial, you might also want to install a custom recovery for installing custom ROMs on your phone.
You might find these following Galaxy J5 Prime G570F related articles interesting:
- Install Firmware: How to Update Galaxy J5 Prime G570F to XXU1API6 Android 6.0.1 Official Firmware.
- Root Apps: You should check out our list of essential root apps that you should install.
- Custom ROMs: For a complete collection of Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime custom ROMs, click here!
Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime USB Drivers
You will need to connect your Android phone with the computer. For that, please make sure you have installed the USB drivers for Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime properly. If not, you can download the latest official drivers from our Android USB Drivers section here:
Backup and Other Important Tips
Done with the USB drivers? Perfect. The tutorial is on the next page, but first, please take a look at the following tips and important points you need to take care of. These are important, as we don’t want anyone losing their personal data or apps:
Always backup your important data that you might need after you install a new custom ROM, an official software update or anything else. Make a backup for just in case, you never know when anything might go wrong. See below for some tips on how to backup data:
- Backup your Apps. How? –> How to Backup Android Apps.
- Backup your SMS messages. How? –> How to Backup/Restore SMS Messages.
- Backup Contacts, Gmail and Google Data. How? –> Sync with Google Sync.
- Backup Call History. How? –> How to Backup Call History.
- Backup WhatsApp Messages. How? –> How to Backup/Restore WhatsApp Messages.
- Backup APN Settings: GPRS, 3G, MMS Settings. How? Note down everything from: Settings > Wireless & Networks (More…) > Mobile networks > Access Point Names.
Samsung users can also back up data using Samsung KIES. If you backup data manually, you get more options what to choose from and it is very easy to move data across Android devices from different manufacturers, i.e moving Samsung Galaxy Note backup data to HTC One X.
If you already have a custom recovery (ClockworkMod, TWRP etc.) installed on your phone, we strongly recommend a backup using that as it creates a complete image of your existing phone set up.
A few more optional tips that you should remember:
1. Having problems connecting your Android phone to the computer? You need to enable USB debugging mode. See here: How to Enable USB Debugging — for Gingerbread, Ice Cream Sandwich, Jelly Bean, Marshmallow and Marshmallow.
2. Make sure your Android device is charged up to 80-85% battery level. This might help you: How to Check Battery Percentage. Why? Because, if your phone goes off suddenly while installing a custom ROM, flashing an official firmware update or installing mods etc. — your phone might get bricked or go dead permanently. No one wants that, right?
4. Most of the tutorials and how-to guides on Team Android are for factory unlocked Android phones and tablets. We recommend NOT to try our guides if your phone is locked to a carrier, unless we have specified the carrier name or device model.
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All set and ready? Good. Now, let’s proceed with the tutorial on the next page and root XXU1API6 Android 6.0.1 on Galaxy J5 Prime G570F official firmware.