Install ClockWorkMod recovery and root Samsung Galaxy SIII

samsung galaxy s3 rootPreparation

  • Download and install Odin3 v1.85
  • Download and extract
  • Download

Install ClockWorkMod Recovery in Samsung Galaxy SIII

  1. make sure Samsung galaxy sIII is not connected to pc/laptop
  2. Run Odin
  3. Disable/uncheck Repartition
  4. Click at PDA button
  5. Find and select CF-SGS3-CWM-v5.5-v1.2.tar
  6. Turn off the device
  7. Press and hold Power + Home + Volume[-] buttons, until it`s boot in download mode
  8. Connect Galaxy SIII to PC/Laptop via USB cable.
  9. Click start button at ODIN
  10. Wait until ODIN finished all task and device reboot
  11. Done, ClockWorkMod recovery has installed.

Root Samsung Galaxy SIII

  1. Copy to Galaxy SIII SDcard
  2. Turn off the device
  3. Press and hold Power + Home + Volume[+] buttons until its boot in Recovery mode
  4. Choose install zip from SDcard
  5. Find and select
  6. Wait until installation proccess is done
  7. Back to main menu
  8. Choose “reboot system now”
  9. Done


  • after root, you will find a superuser icon in application. And if still unsure is the device is already root, you can test with application such as root checker.
  • This root method will add binary counter cause flash kernel

Do With Your Own Risk

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