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How to root Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900W8 on Android 6.0.1 [Guide]

Android-6.0-Marshmallow-update-dt [1]Here is everything you need to root Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900W8 smartphones running on the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow updates by using Chainfire’s updated version of the CF-Auto-Root tool made for the SM-G00W8 model number and a flashing app known as Odin.

REQUIREMENTS

BEFORE WE BEGIN

HOW TO ROOT SAMSUNG GALAXY S5 SM-G900W8 ON ANDROID 6.0.1 MARSHMALLOW

  1. Download the CF-Auto-Root tool for the S5 SM-G900W8 on Android 6.0.1 from here [3].
  2. Extract the G900W8’s rooting package to the desktop of the computer.
  3. Double-click on the Odin executable file that is on the desktop.
  4. Connect the Samsung Galaxy S5 G900W8 smartphone to the computer with the USB cable when you have it in the download mode.
  5. Check that you get a blue or yellow ID: COM port color coming from the Odin user interface which is there to let you know that your device is detected.
  6. Click the AP button and browse the desktop for the S5’s rooting package.
  7. Do not change any of the default settings from the Odin user interface.
  8. Click the Start button and wait until the Odin user interface gives you a green pass message inside a box.

In conclusion, that is how to root Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900W8 smartphones running on the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow updates by using an updated version of the CF-Auto-Root package provided by Chainfire. The CF-Auto-Root tool, regardless of which version you are using for a device, will always enable the SuperSU app on your smartphone. The only difference is which version of the SuperSU and how it is going to install that SuperSU on your device.