Learn How To Root Galaxy S3 LTE GT-I9305
When the original Galaxy S3 variant launch, a recognized XDA developer member chainfire remotely achieved the root the phone before its arrival and a similar situation we can see again, the Korean company has just launched the new Galaxy S3 family member “Galaxy S3 LTE” that runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean instead of Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich, many of you have recently got the Galaxy S3 LTE on your hands, in very short time, Android development community has successfully rooted the device, thanks to senior XDA developer member ausdim.
Here’s step by step guide to learn how to root the Samsung Galaxy S3 LTE GT-i9305 (check your Galaxy S3 model from Setting>About Phone), do keep in mind that the ClockworkMod Recovery (CWM) must be installed on your LTE Galaxy S3, you can follow our this guide to install the CWM recovery on Galaxy S3 LTE. Before you pick up your phone for rooting, first do bear in mind that since rooting voids the limitations of manufacturer, it will also void the warranty of your Galaxy S3, so think carefully before you root.
DISCLAIMER: Please proceed the below guide at your own risk, Android Egis will not be held responsible if your device lost data or gets damaged following this guide. T
Step #1: Download the Rooting Package from XDA for your Samsung Galaxy S3 LTE.
Step #2: Transfer the downloaded CWM-SuperSU-v0.96.zip file to internal storage of your smartphone.
Step #3: Turn the device off.
Step #4: Reboot the device into recovery mode, to put phone in recovery mode reboot the phone by holding down the volume up, home and power buttons (Note: In recovery mode use volume keys to navigate and power button to select).
Step #5: In recovery mode, create a nandroid backup of your current ROM, it’s important because if anything goes wrong, you’ll be able to easily revert back to your current state. To create backup select “Backup and Restore”, and then select “Backup” again.
Step #6: Return to main menu by selecting “Go Back”.
Step #7: Select “Install Zip from SD Card” then “Choose Zip from SD Card” and locate the downloaded CWM-SuperSU-v0.96.zip file that you’ve transferred in above step and confirm installation. Wait till installation complete.
Step #8: Once the installation is completed, select “Go Back” after that select “Reboot System Now” to reboot your phone.
That’s it, your Samsung Galaxy S3 LTE is now rooted, now you have full control on your Galaxy S3 LTE and can install any root-required apps even non-market apps on your new Galaxy S3 LTE. If you faced any issue during the rooting process, hit the comment below and we’ll help you.