How To Jailbreak Galaxy Note 5: Rooting Made Easy For You – The Samsung Galaxy Note 5 was both announced and released in August, 2015. The Smartphone is almost 2 years old now but is still a good phone to own. The mobile can adequately handle everyday tasks and even play most graphics intensive game made for android.
The Galaxy Note 5 measures 6.03 inches (L) x 3.00 inches (W) x 0.30 inch (T) and weighs 6.03 ounces. The device supports Nano-SIM and has a Stylus for easy screen input/writing. The smartphone has a 5.7-inch Super AMOLED capacitive multi-touch screen with a resolution of 1440 x 2560 pixels (518 pixels per inch). The screen can display 16 million colors and is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4.
On the inside, the mobile has an Octa-Core CPU (4 x 2.1 GHz Cortex-A-57 and 4 x 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53) with an Exynos 7420 Octa chipset. Graphics and videos are handled by a Mali-T760MP8 graphics processing unit (GPU). The smartphone comes in three internal memory capacities (32/64/128 GB) with 4 GB of RAM. Unfortunately, this mobile doesn’t have an microSD card slot for additional expandability.
As with other smartphones, the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 comes with two cameras. It has a 16 MP primary (back-facing, f/1.9, 28mm, OIS, autofocus, LED flash, geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, HDR ) camera which can take photos and capture videos (2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, dual-video recording). The 5 MP secondary (front-facing, f/1.9, 22mm, 1440p@30fps, dual video call, Auto HDR) is sufficient for those all important selfies and groupies.
We all know that jailbreaking is the term used for “rooting” iOS devices so for this article, we are actually going to root the Samsung Galaxy Note 5. This is the same as jailbreaking the device because we are going to tinker with it’s operating system to get more out of the smartphone. See our guide below to learn how to jailbreak Galaxy Note 5.
Warning: Jailbreaking/rooting any of your device will void its warranty. inforaid.com will not be responsible for any loss of data, files, or damage to your gadget when you follow our tutorial. You have been warned!
How To Jailbreak Galaxy Note 5: Rooting Made Easy For You
Step 1. Check the model of your Galaxy Note 5 by going to “Settings” then “About Device“. Jot down the information you find there.
Step 2. Activate “Developer Mode” by tapping on “Build Number” of your smartphone until a message pops up saying you are a developer.
Step 3. Go to the previous screen and you should see “Developer Options”. Tap on it to see the options.
Step 4. Turn on “USB Debugging” and “OEM Unlock“.
Step 5. On your computer, download the latest version of Odin from this link and save it on to a folder.
Step 6. Download the rooting kernel files for your particular Note 5 model (md5 format) from this link and save it to your computer.
Step 7. Turn off your mobile then turn it on again by pressing “Home“, “Power” and “Volume Down” buttons simultaneously.
Step 8. The “Download” screen should appear. Plug in your smartphone to your computer using the correct usb cable.
Step 9. Go to the folder where you save the “Odin” file and extract it. After extracting, run the program.
Step 10. Click on “AP” in Odin’s interface and then choose the rooting kernel file you downloaded before.
Step 11. Click “Start” to flash the kernel to your smartphone. Wait for your phone to reboot and you’re done!
You now have root access to your Samsung Galaxy Note 5 by following our “jailbreak” process.
The video below shows the complete process.
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