Samsung Galaxy S7 series is one of the latest Samsung Company and the most expensive phones in the market at the moment. Rooting your Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge enables it to bypass any restrictions accrued to it. The Procedure required in the rooting of the two phones is the same. Rooting of the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge is a little bit cumbersome due to the Snapdragon processor that is equipped with a locked bootloader. Up to the moment, there is no a breakthrough in rooting the Snapdragon Samsung Galaxy S7 or S7 Edge that is powered by the Snapdragon. In case you are having a Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge that is powered by Exynos then that can be rooted. Here is a basic guideline on how to Root the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge using Odin
Root Samsung Galaxy S7 or S7 egde
STEP 1: Prerequisites.
You need to determine the perquisites before rooting your Samsung Galaxy S7 and edge. This includes: ensure that you have backed the important data in your phone. Also, you need to make sure that your phone is 100% charged. You will also download and install the USB drivers for Galaxy S7 edge on your PC. Take note of your phone model number which is located in the about phone under the setting option. Download and install the following files: Odin and Chainfire root tool
STEP 2: Enable the Debugging Option.
You will go to the Setting Menu then to the Developer Option to in the application to enable the USB debugging option.
STEP 3:Unzip and Install the downloaded rooting files in your PC
Unzip the Odin and install it on your PC. You will also install the Chainfire file in your PC.
STEP 4. Put Your Phone in Download Mode.
This can be attained by switching off your phone and putting it on by the press and hold the Volume Down + Home buttons as you press the Power key. This will lead you to the Android reboot sign.
STEP 5: Launch and Run The ODIN App on your PC.
While your Smartphone still on download mode, connect the phone to your PC as you run the ODNI app on your PC. A message pop will come up saying Added.
STEP 6: Click The AP/ PDA Button.
You will then click the AP/PDA button on the ODIN so as to extract the CF-Auto-Root file.
STEP 7: Initiate the Root Process.
You will then initiate the rooting process by clicking on the Start Button in the ODIN. This should be done after ensuring that the Auto Reboot and F.Reset Time are selected. Wait for the whole process to be done and when completed a green button and Pass Message will Pop-Out.
Step 8: Disconnect Your Device.
After the whole process, your phone will automatically reboot and go directly to the recovery mode. You will have the disconnect your device from the PC. Your Samsung Galaxy S7 or S7 Edge has successfully rooted.