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How to root Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 SM-T330NU on Android 5.1.1 [Guide]

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 [1]Is the allure of becoming a root user tempting you? You are not alone. Many people are becoming root users of the Android operating system each day so that they can run more apps. There are many thousands of apps waiting to be installed on the Google Play Store that cannot run without root access. The root apps can do a variety of things—from changing the way the UI looks on the display, to helping you save more battery by reducing the stress put on the hardware. There are even apps out there that can help you remove the system apps that are running on your Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 tablet already. In addition to browsing the Google Play Store for these root apps, you can also find many other well-known root apps from developer websites—although, you need to be more careful with what you choose to install and where you decide to install it from when downloading from outside of Google Play.

Anyone who wants to change the way the navigation bar on their version of Android looks can try installing the Ultimate Dynamic Navbar [2]. With the Ultimate Dynamic Navbar installed correctly, you can run one of the most magical navigation bars around. It lets you adjust how the navbar is displayed in according to your settings. The settings of the Ultimate Dynamic Navbar even allow you to change things based on what time of day it is running.

Here is everything you need to root Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 SM-T330NU tablets when they are running on the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop software updates so you can install awesome root apps like the Ultimate Dynamic Navbar:




  1. Download the CF-Auto-Root [5] tool for the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 SM-T330NU running Android 5.1.1 Lollipop software updates.
  2. Open the Downloads folder on the Windows PC and extract the rooting file to the Downloads folder, so the Odin flashing app and the CF-Auto-Root tool file are both now in the Downloads folder.
  3. Double-click on the Odin flashing tool executable file (.exe) and it opens on the computer.
  4. Boot the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 SM-T330NU tablet into the download mode and then connect it to the computer with the USB cable that you use to charge the battery.
  5. Check the Odin flashing tool user interface brings up an added message and the ID: COM port lights up a yellow or blue color. (These two things means that the Samsung USB Drivers are working).
  6. Without changing any of the default settings, click on the AP button and then browse through to the Downloads file where you extracted the rooting file and select the MD 5 file to upload to Odin.
  7. Click the Start button from Odin and the rooting begins.
  8. Wait until Odin returns a green box with a pass message inside it before unplugging from the computer.

In conclusion, that is how to root Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 SM-T330NU tablets running on the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop software updates by flashing Chainfire’s CF-Auto-Root tool—a one-click rooting tool that is available for most Samsung smartphones and tablets. The CF-Auto-Root tool just automatically flashed the SuperSU on the tablet, so it is installed and enabled and thus allowing you to install the applications that require root access before they can run.