Root & install CWM in Samsung Galaxy Mega GT-I9152 | Simple

So you want to Root Samsung Galaxy Mega GT-I9152 and do you want to install CWM in Samsung Galaxy Mega GT-I9152? If yes then you are at the best place. As we have got the best and easy tutorial to Root and install ClockworkMod Recovery onto Samsung Galaxy Mega GT-I9152.

Read: Update Galaxy mega 5.8 to Lollipop

Basically people who want a bigger screen than Note But smaller than the Tablets. This is the Phone for you. The Phone is a mid variant of Note and a Tablet by Samsung named as Samsung Galaxy Mega GT-I9152. Samsung’s Galaxy series has already got a Big hype in the Smartphone arena while this Phone is another one to be craving for

Why Do you need to Root Samsung Galaxy Mega GT-I9152 ?

Also Read What Is Android Rooting ?install CWM in Samsung Galaxy Mega GT-I9152

Well Rooting is actually gaining super useraccess to your phone applying few apps that have a lot of customization and need root access. Using a rooted android gives a very different experience than using a stock android as we can change everything onto the system, like a few battery saver apps work brilliant on rooted phone while Apps like SetCPU can increase or decrease the clock rate of your processor, also RAM expander can use your sd-card as your RAM. This will of course increase playing HD games and heavy applications. While increasing the clock rate or overclocking Samsung Galaxy Mega GT-I9152 will increase multitasking to a well damn great extent.

Read about the Advantages Of Rooting Samsung Galaxy Mega GT-I9152


Why to install ClockworkMod (CWM) on Samsung Galaxy Mega?

Well before knowing the benefits of CWM on Your smart Phone you should know what is actually this CWM .So just Go through this post Whis is CWM and its Uses explained.

Well one can easily install CWM by the following Rooting Process. This will allow us to install Different ROMs as a replacement to your Samsung galaxy Mega. and also can make partition of the sd-card and we have many options thereto format cache, delvik cache which makes the phone a meaningful gadget for the most time !

Also read The Best Custom ROMs for Samsung Galaxy Mega GT-I9152

Before You Root Samsung Galaxy Mega & install CWM

  1. Make sure you backup all your data.
  2. Backup your SMS. Read : Backup and Restore SMS
  3. Backup your contacts. Read: Backup and restore Contacts
  4. Backup apps installed on your phone too. Read: Backup Apps for Unrooted Phones.
  5. Also make sure that your phone is charged at least 90% so that it does not goes of in the middle of the Root Samsung Galaxy Mega & install CWM process. Also be sure that your computer is set off with the antivirus and firewalls, the cable with the specific drivers must be ready. Get USB Drivers for Samsung Galaxy Mega. having problem while installing Drivers on PC go through How to install Drivers on Windows 7 PC.
  6. Set Debugging Mode on through Settings>Developers.and hen check the box.
  7. This is a tested and purely safe Rooting guide for Samsung Galaxy Mega but still if something goes wrong then We are not responsible for any kind of damage to your device.
    Also Read About Risks and disadvantages of Rooting Samsung Galaxy Mega.

Assuming the instructions above are followed we move further to root Samsung Galaxy Mega and install CWM over it.

Install CWM on Samsung Galaxy Mega GT-I9152

While in Samsung Smartphones we do not have to root and then install CWM. We thus have to go the other way round by Installing CWM first. So this part will tell you about the Installing process of CWM.

Requirements to continue process on Samsung Galaxy Mega GT-I9152

Please download the requirements by clicking on to the links. After Downloading Please extract the Files.

Here Goes the Step by Step tutorial to Install CWM on Samsung Galaxy Mega GT-I9152

  1. Open the Odin v3.07 folder after extracting on your PC.
  2. Switch off your Phone while while holding Power button with Home Button with Volume down all at once when the Phone is switched on. The Phone may take a few Screen Shots or will decrease volume,but just let it be and just keep on holding the 3 buttons. after 5-7seconds the Phone will Reboot.
  3. Now don’t panic just leave those buttons You are in the Download Mode of your device. Now press volume+ button to continue(the warning may show up sometimes and sometimes not).
  4. When you enter the download mode. Connect your Samsung Galaxy Mega to the PC with the data cable.
  5. Now as we have already opened the Odin software. So in a few seconds this tool will read your phone by showing a blue color in the “ID:COM” field. see the image for reference.
    If this doesn’t shows up then just close and re-open odin on your PC while keeping the Phone connected and check if your drivers are correctly installed.
  6. Now check these options on the Odin – Auto Reboot And F.Reset Time Check boxes must be Selected. while keeping the Re-Partition Off.
  7. Now tick “PDA” and browse for the extracted recovery.tar.md5 file in your PC.
  8. Now strictly Go through the step 4,5 & 6.if every thing is set right then Hit Start Button. Refer Image below for further satisfaction.
    Root & install CWM in Samsung Galaxy Mega GT-I9152
  9. after hitting start the process will start and a progress report will be feeded in the odin.
  10. After a couple of minutes the software will show Pass and the Phone will Reboot.
  11. Thats It you Just Installed CWM on

Rooting Samsung Galaxy Mega GT-I9152

  1. Copy the to your memory card. Now just place memory card into the your Phone.
  2. Now just boot your phone in the CWM Recovery by pressing volume down with power button with Home Button all at once.
  3. Then choose install zip from sd card and then navigate & choose
  4. well this is it ! you rooted your Samsung Galaxy Mega GT-I9152. 🙂

Now you have root Samsung Galaxy Mega GTI9152, and installed CWM Recovery Touch on the phone.

This was it ! if you any problem in Rooting will be always here to help in the Comments. While i don’t take any responsibility of your device.Congratulations.

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  • Just really enjoy your Blog when it comes to rooting of any Android device, because you gives it with a useful screenshots with a easy to follow step. Nice tips on Root for the samsung galaxy mega

    Shehu Awwal 5 years ago

  • Nice one bro

    John Mary 5 years ago

  • Hey Jack,
    Rooting is complete new to me.
    And was just searching a place to learn more about this topic.
    Let me know do you provide any online help in rooting one of Android device?


    Moin@droid 5 years ago

    • Yeap we are planning to these kind of projects in the coming time. Do stay tuned.

      Jack Muller 5 years ago

  • Thanks for this article on rooting… Cheers

    Ansh 5 years ago

    • Your very welcome and whhoo cheers.

      Jack Muller 5 years ago

  • very very thnx to you man bookmarked blog..

    Matinder singh 5 years ago

    • One needs to Bookmark only if he want to Install CWM again and again ! 😛

      Jack Muller 5 years ago

  • I can’t download the file plz.. help me to root my cell

    mohit more 2 years ago

  • can this active OTG on samsung?

    dani 1 year ago

    • You might have to flash a custom kernel for that.

      Umpreet 1 year ago

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