Author Topic: How to root & Unlock S6 SM-G920P on Nougat (7.0) for Global GSM  (Read 16575 times)

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DISCLAMER: Rooting the device will void the phone warranty, by following these steps you accepting it.

1.) Go to Settings > About device > scroll to bottom and tap "Build number" 8 times, now press back button once and tap developer options.
2.) Enable USB debugging and OEM unlock from developer options (if available as option, else skip this step).
3.) Connect the phone to the PC and copy in your S6 sdcard root folder:
      Computer\Galaxy S6\Phone
      Don't worry about the filename, it has been created for the Note5 but it works fine one the S6 too.
4.) Power off phone completely.
5.) Hold Home and Volume-(down), keep them pressed and power the phone on.
6.) Press Volume+(up) when prompted to enter "Downloading Mode"
7.) Connect USB and wait for all drivers to finish installing.
8.) Open Odin3 (Run as administrator), then select twrp-3.1.0-0-zerofltespr.img.tar.md5 in "AP" slot, then pust START on Odin3, the file will be flashed.
9.) Power off phone completely.
10.) Hold Home and Volume+(up), keep them pressed and power the phone on, phone will turn on and load recovery menu. (*1)
11.) Once in TWRP recovery, swipe right to allow modifications.
12.) Tap Install then select
13.) Swipe to confirm Flash, phone is now rooted.
14.) Proceed to unlocking Click for Instructions

Note (*1):
On some phones Android replace the recovery image with the stock one during the reboot, so follow these steps in such case:
a.)Open Odin and click on Options tab, then deselect Auto Reboot.
b.)Flash TWRP with Odin, the phone won't automatically reboot because you had untick the above flag, so when the percentage reach 100 on phone turn it off by pressing down POWER button and VOLUME DOWN button for 5 seconds.
c.)From phone powered off, push and hold Home, Volume+(up) and power button, phone will load TWRP.

Odin3.10.7 for Windows Click to Download
N920_Nougat_Root_SuperSU (Thanks to dr.ketan of XDA) Click to Download
twrp-3.1.0-0-zerofltespr.img.tar.md5 Click to Download
Samsung USB Drivers Click to Download
Password (if needed)
« Last Edit: March 21, 2019, 05:50:16 PM by Nodial »
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