August 04, 2014

ROOT SAMSUNG GALAXY TAB S 8.4 SM-T700

ROOT GALAXY TAB S 8.4 SM-T700
Today we are going to show you how you can root your GALAXY TAB S 8.4 SM-T700 on Android 4.4.2 by following simple step by step instructions.The process is very simple and takes a few minutes to get the root access on your GALAXY TAB S 8.4 SM-T700.
Rooting has lots of benefits : Once the device is rooted you can install rooted apps like titanium backup etc, custom ROM and script and mods.
ROOT SAMSUNG GALAXY TAB S 8.4 SM-T700
ROOT GALAXY TAB S 8.4 SM-T700 :
This guide is only for GALAXY TAB S 8.4 SM-T700. Don’t try this method on any of other Android devices, It may hard brick your device. if you found any difficulty or needed any help/advice in rooting your device you can comment down below the post.

Disclaimer: All the custom roms and firmwares files, root files, updates, tools, mods or anything mentioned in the tutorial belong to their respective owners/developers. xda-root.com or the developers are not to be held responsible if you damage or brick your device. We are not forcing you to root your device, it's your own decision.

Before you begin with the instructions below :

1.Make sure your android device is adequately charged — at least 50% battery of the device.

2.Check Device Model No — It must be SM-T700

3.Backup Your Device — Back up important data and stuff before you start playing around here as there are chances you might lose your apps and app-data (app settings, game progress, etc.), and in rare case, files on the internal memory, too.

4.Install Latest Driver — You must have proper and working driver installed on your windows computer to be able to successfully update your Samsung GALAXY TAB S 8.4 SM-T700.
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD USB DRIVER


STEP BY STEP ROOT INSTRUCTIONS :

STEP 1: Download CF_AutoRoot_Port_T700_BeansTown106.tar.md5.zip from the link below and Extract/Unzip it on your computer using 7zip software or you can also use Winrar.
File Name : CF_AutoRoot_Port_T700_BeansTown106.tar.md5.zip
Size : 14 mb
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD

STEP 2: Now Download Odin v3.09 from the link below and Extract/Unzip it on your computer using 7zip software or you can also use Winrar.
File Name : Odin3_v3.09.rar
Size : 800kb
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD
After extracting Odin3_v3.09.rar you will get the following files :

ROOT SAMSUNG GALAXY TAB S 8.4 SM-T700


STEP 3: Now move all files in a single folder just to make everything clean and simple.

ROOT GALAXY TAB S 8.4 SM-T700


STEP 4: Disconnect GALAXY TAB S 8.4 SM-T700 from PC if it is connected.

STEP 5: Now Open Odin v3.09.exe file by Double Click on it.

ROOT GALAXY TAB S 8.4 SM-T700



STEP 6: Now Boot your GALAXY TAB S 8.4 SM-T700 into Download Mode
Power off your phone first and wait for 6-7 seconds after display is off.
Now Press and hold these 2 buttons Volume Down + Power together until you see Warning! screen:
Press Volume Up now to continue to Download Mode

DOWNLOAD MODE GALAXY TAB S


STEP 7: Connect your Galaxy GALAXY TAB S 8.4 SM-T700 to PC. Odin window will show an Added!! message in bottom left box. Odin’s screen would look like this:

HOW TO ROOT SAMSUNG GALAXY TAB S SM-T700


Note * In Case if Odin doesn't show Added Message then here are the possible fix :
1. Make Sure to turn off Samung kies if it is running in the background,
2. Check USB Cable,
3. Make Sure you have installed USB Driver on your windows computer.

STEP 8: Now Load the Root file in Odin as instructed below :
Click on the AP button on Odin and select the CF_AutoRoot_Port_T700_BeansTown106.tar.md5 file . Your Odin window should look something like the screenshot below:

HOW TO ROOT GALAXY TAB S SM-T700


STEP 9: Now in the Option section of Odin, make sure that Re-Partition box is unchecked. (Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time boxes remain checked, while all other boxes remain unchecked.)

HOW TO ROOT GALAXY TAB S SM-T700


STEP 10: Click the Start button to begin flashing root file on your Samsung GALAXY TAB S 8.4 SM-T700, installation process taken few minutes to complete.

ROOT GALAXY TAB S SM-T700


STEP 11: When you get PASS! message in Odin, your phone will restart automatically. You can then disconnect your phone from PC.

ROOT GALAXY TAB S SM-T700


Note * In Case if you see a FAIL message instead of the PASS in Odin’s :
Disconnect your GALAXY TAB S 8.4 SM-T700 from PC, close Odin, remove phone’s battery and put it back inside in 5-6 seconds, open Odin and then repeat from Step 4 of this guide again.

Also, If you device is Stuck on any other process :
Disconnect your GALAXY TAB S 8.4 SM-T700 from PC, close Odin, remove phone’s battery and put it back inside in 5-6 seconds, open Odin and then repeat from Step 4 of this guide again.


STEP 12: Once you get the Samsung logo on the home screen, you can unplug the device from the computer and close Odin.

That's all :)  You have Successfully rooted your GALAXY TAB S 8.4 SM-T700 to verify root status you can download rootchecker app or titanium backup.



=> Frequently Asked Questions and Answers

1. Does it Effect GALAXY TAB S 8.4 SM-T700 Warranty ?
Yes it will void your GALAXY TAB S 8.4 SM-T700 device warranty

2.It is safe ?
Yes

3.How to Unroot ?
You can Unroot your GALAXY TAB S 8.4 SM-T700 at anytime . 
Open SuperSu App -> Settings -> Choose/Select the option Full Unroot
Reboot your device