One thing you must remember before you begin the complete process, the root process is never recommended by the device manufacturer as it’s a custom process and wipes all the instructions set for your device itself by the manufacturer. Just go ahead and follow the step by step process to root and install TWRP recovery on Galaxy Core 2 SM-G355H and SM-G355HN.
How to install TWRP recovery and root Galaxy Core 2 SM-G355H and SM-G355HN
Before you begin:
Disclaimer: This tutorial includes rooting process along installing custom recovery. Follow the guide on your own risk, we are not responsible if you brick or damage your device however the chances of bricking a device are rare but you have to pay full attention on the complete guide to avoid any issues and difficulties while performing any of the above mentioned operation.
Enable USB Debugging (Settings >> Developer Options >> USB debugging)
Your phone battery should be charged minimum 60%
Download these files:
Download Odin 3.10.6
Download Samsung USB drivers
Download TWRP Recovery
Process to install TWRP Recovery on Galaxy Core 2 SM-G355H and SM-G355HN
Just follow the below steps in sequence to install TWRP recovery on your Galaxy Core 2 SM-G355H and SM-G355HN.
Click Odin3.10.exe to run the Odin tool.
Now boot your device into Download Mode, to do so turn off your device properly and turn it on again by pressing and holding Home Button + Volume Down + Power Key simultaneously until you see a warning now press Volume up to enter Download Mode.
Connect your device to PC via USB cable.
If everything goes well Odin will detect your device and the ID:COM box should turn blue which indicates that your device has been successfully added.
Please make sure “Auto Reboot & F.Reset Time” options are checked in the Options Tab in Odin screen.
In Odin click the AP tab and select the downloaded TWRP recovery file for your device.
Hit the start button at the bottom and wait for the installation process to complete.
Once the process is completed you will see a “PASS” message in the ID:COM box.
Your device will automatically reboot and disconnect the device.
TWRP recovery has been successfully installed in your device.
You can also make Nandroid backup of your device. (It’s optional for data and system safety)
How to root Galaxy Core 2 SM-G355H and SM-G355HN
Turn off your device completely.
Now turn it on again by pressing and holding Volume Up + Home + Power up simultaneously until your device boot into recently installed TWRP recovery.
In the recovery menu tap install and select the SuperSU-v2.46.zip and flash it.
Reboot your device now.
That’s it! You have successfully installed TWRP recovery and rooted your Samsung Galaxy Core 2 SM-G355H and SM-G355HN. If you have any query feel free to contact us by posting your comment in the below provided comment section.