Root for N910W8VLU1COI4 firmware on Canadian Galaxy Note 4 SM-N910W8 is now available. In this guide we are going to share you the process to root Galaxy Note 4 SM-N910W8 on N910W8VLU1COI4 firmware. The Android 5.1.1 Lollipop based N910W8VLU1COI4 firmware has already been released for Galaxy Note 4, if you didn’t update your device yet you can follow our guide here.
Most of the Galaxy Note 4 users have already updated their devices to latest firmware and what they need right now is the easiest method to root their devices on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop OI4 firmware. We have explained the whole procedure below to root your Note 4 on OI4 firmware using the manual flash process via custom recovery. Just go ahead and follow the step to root your Galaxy Note 4 on OI4 firmware.
Benefits of Rooting Galaxy Note 4.
Overclock CPU frequency: By gaining root access on your device you can overclock the CPU frequency for example, if your device has maximum of 1000 MHz processor speed you can enhance it too 1200 MHz and you can feel a difference in performance. But it is not always recommended to overclock CPU more then it’s maximum power.
Bloatware kill: Rooting allows you to remove non usable pre-installed apps by provided by device manufacturer. Removing these apps will give you more RAM and free storage space.
Modification in System: Rooting allows you modify the system settings and add or remove the system files. Advance file explorers with an ability to gain root access are used in this operation, even you can also made the third party apps permanent in the system files directory.
Now let’s move forward and follow the tutorial to root your Samsung Galaxy Note 4 SM-N910W8.
How to root N910W8VLU1COI4 firmware on Canadian Galaxy Note 4 SM-N910W8
Disclaimer: This tutorial includes multiple operations which includes installing Custom recovery and root. 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.
- Please ensure your phone battery should be charged at minimum 80%
- Download and install latest USB drivers
- Your device should have a working CWM or TWRP recovery installed.
Download these files necessary for rooting.
Download Custom kernel
Download SuperSU root package
Process to root Canadian Galaxy Note 4 SM-N910W8 on N910W8VLU1COI4 firmware
In this tutorial we are using the ClockworkMod recovery flash process.
Connect your device to PC, transfer the Custom Kernel and SuperSu zip files on your device storage.
Turn of your device and boot into CWM custom Recovery menu by the hardware keys combination or using any third party app (Mostly found in Play store).
Once your device enters into CWM recovery, create a Nandroid backup of your device or follow our guide to create a Nandroid backup (this will create a backup of your complete device including current firmware) if something goes wrong you can restore your previous firmware.
Now it’s the time to root your device. Choose “install zip from sdcard” >> choose zip from sdcard & navigate to the folder in which you have copied the custom Kernel.zip file and select it.
Select “yes” to confirm install, wait for a few minutes till the file is completely installed in your device.
Once done with the above step, now apply the same process with the installation of SuperSu.zip.
Wait for the installation process to complete. The first boot up may take 5-7 minutes.
That’s it! You have successfully rooted your Canadian Galaxy Note 4 on N910W8VLU1COI4 firmware. If you have any query feel free to contact us by posting your queries in the below provided comment section. Follow us on Facebook/Twitter/Google+ for future update.