Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge features a 5.5″ quad HD Super AMOLED display. It’s powered by either a 2.15GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 or 2.3 GHz Exynos 8890 processor, depending on region, and comes with 4GB of RAM. The Galaxy S7 Edge is available with either 32GB or 64GB of internal storage, with up to a further 200GB available with microSD card. Rear camera features a 12MP sensor with f/1.7 aperture, with phase detection autofocus and OIS. Front camera has a 5MP sensor with f/1.7 aperture.
Previously, we saw how to root Samsung Galaxy S7. A similar method is available for Galaxy S7 Edge too. It is one of the fastest and easiest methods to root the device. Gaining root access will have many benefits. A detailed guide on how to root Galaxy S7 Edge is given below.
Disclaimer: Follow the instructions at your own risk. If the device gets damaged, the writer or the owner of the site must not be held responsible.
Pre-requisites and Backing up your Galaxy S7 Edge:
- Backup and Restore your Android smartphone via Desktop PC
- Backup/Sync and Restore contacts on Android smartphone
- Backup WhatsApp messages on Android Smartphone and Email
- Device drivers installed on the PC
- Kingo Root app
Steps to Root Galaxy S7 Edge:
- Connect your Galaxy S7 Edge to your computer via USB cable.
- Open the Kingo Root app on your PC.
- Make sure USB debugging is enabled on your S7 Edge.
- Your device model name and root status will appear on the software along with ROOT Notifications and a ROOT button.
- Read the disclaimer. Go ahead and click ROOT to start rooting your device. It will take a few minutes to complete the process.
- If it succeeds Kingo Root will give you a success notice. Before you unplug your device, click “Finish” and wait for your device to reboot.
- When your device successfully reboots, Kingo will again establish connection with your device. A screen will pop up on your device. Click “Grant” for superuser privilege. Kingo should now show the root Status of your device as YES.
- Unplug the device and again reboot.