Will Verduzco · Oct 2, 2013 at 08:30 pm

CF-Auto-Root for the Samsung Galaxy Note 3

We’ve written about XDA Elite Recognized Developer Chainfire‘s CF-Auto-Root for various devices in the past. For those just now hearing about CF-Auto-Root for the first time, it’s essentially the easiest and quickest way to achieve initial root for your Samsung device, while keeping your newly rooted device as close to stock as possible. And due to the ease at which this can be applied, it’s essentially “root for rooting beginners,” as Chainfire himself puts it.

Already supporting over 80 devices and configurations, a version of CF-Auto-Root has now been created for several versions of the Samsung Galaxy Note 3. This includes the SM-N900 (International Exynos), SM-N9005 (International Qualcomm), SM-N900T (T-Mobile US), and several others which are currently untested.

To get started, head over to the original thread to download the appropriate package for your specific Note 3. From there, set your phone to download mode, and flash the appropriate file with Odin. Make sure to read the instructions carefully before getting started, and be sure to flash the appropriate file for your particular device.


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willverduzco is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. Will Verduzco is the Portal Administrator for the XDA-Developers Portal. He has been addicted to mobile technology since the HTC Wizard. But starting with the Nexus One, his gadget love affair shifted to Google's little green robot. He is also a Johns Hopkins University graduate in neuroscience and is now currently studying to become a physician. View willverduzco's posts and articles here.
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