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How to root Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge SM-G925P on Android 6.0.1 [Guide]

Samsung-Galaxy-S6-Edge-root [1]Here is everything you will need to root Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge SM-G925P smartphones running on the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow software updates by using an updated version of the CF-Auto-Root tool, a Windows computer and the Odin flashing application. The rooting guide when completed will equip your S6 Edge smartphone with the SuperSU app which is going to grant the root permissions to the root apps you install from the Google Play Store and other sources online.

REQUIREMENTS

BEFORE WE BEGIN

HOW TO ROOT SAMSUNG GALAXY S6 EDGE SM-G925P RUNNING ANDROID 6.0.1 MARSHMALLOW UPDATES

  1. Download the updated version of the CF-Auto-Root tool for the SM-G925P on Android 6.0.1 from here [3].
  2. Extract the CF-Auto-Root package to the desktop of your computer and the Odin flashing app and the CF-Auto-Root tool will be there on the desktop.
  3. Double-click the Odin flashing app executable and wait for the app to open on the desktop of the computer.
  4. Connect the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge smartphone to the computer with the USB cable when you have it in download mode [4].
  5. Wait for a yellow or blue ID: COM port coming from the Odin user interface which is there to let you know that the Samsung drivers you installed are working, and the device is connected.
  6. Click the AP button and browse the desktop for the CF-Auto-Root file made for the Galaxy S6 Edge smartphone and upload it to this location.
  7. Click the Start button from the Odin user interface.
  8. Wait until you get a pass message inside a green box from the Odin user interface before unplugging from the computer.

In conclusion, that is how to root Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge SM-G925P on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow software updates. Sometimes new software updates can bring new bootloaders with them which can result in a device not flashing or not booting after flashing. You need to submit the new recovery image to Chainfire’s official CF-Auto-Root thread over at the XDA-Developers website [5] so he can fix the problem if you notice that happening.