CF Auto Root is the best android rooting tool for beginners and those who want to keep the device as close to stock as possible. This rooting method will be the easiest and quickest way for your first root. It doesn’t change anything on, but it does only install and enable SuperSU for gain root access.
CF-Root is mainly designed for Samsung Android devices like Galaxy S7, Galaxy S6, Galaxy Tab 7, Galaxy S2, Galaxy S3, Galaxy Nexus and much more, but it also available for many (over 50 different models).
CF-Auto-Root is available for few fastboot flashable devices like Google, Motorola, LG Nexus, Huawei Nexus, Asus, HTC Nexus and Nvidia and it is the easiest way to root Korean Samsung mobiles (SHW, SHV) which are failed to root with plenty of other rooting tools on the internet.
Note: Please check the model number and android version Settings -> About Device -> Model number/Android version. Check the table for your exact device model, if you cannot find the device model listed here. I’m sorry your mobile is not supported yet. Your device will brick if you gonna try with a different cf-auto-root package.
CF-Auto-Root is currently supporting for following baseboards,
(Other baseboards will probably be added soon)
Download CF-Auto-Root from above links. Find your exact model from the list and download the package.
BETA: All this is still in testing!
Your device will get bricked if you flash an incorrect file. Please use at your own risk. We are not responsible for any damage caused.
GET THE CORRECT FILE
Make SURE to choose the right file for the device model.
Make sure you get the right file. Don’t use an incorrect file, it will brick your device.
If your mobile has a custom firmware flash counter, CF-Auto-Root will trigger it. If Triangle Away has support for your device, you’re lucky and can be used to reset the flash counter.
If your target device has KNOX enabled, using CF-Auto-Root will trip the KNOX WARRANTY VOID status!
Warning: If the device has storage encrypted, using CF-Auto-Root will wipe your all data. Better you first get a full backup.
Please Note: There is an exception with the Nexus Android devices. CF-Auto-Root and CF-Root will automatically wipe all your data on Nexus. You must take a full backup before starting root process.
Check our Android Rooting Guides blog for more step by step android root tutorials.
This video tutorial shows you "How to Root an Android Device (Samsung Galaxy A7) with CF-Auto-Root.
For more rooting tutorials visit our blog.
SuperSU app and binary
Stock recovery (any custom recovery you may have installed will be overwritten)
CF-Auto-Root is designed to install and enable SuperSU on the android mobile so the app can gain root access, nothing more.
The difference with other rooting tools is that those may install a custom recovery for you while CF-Auto-Root ends up with Stock recovery.
Any custom recovery like TWRP or CWM will not be included.
Triangle away is a paid app can be used to reset flash counter after flashing CF-Auto-Root.
Flash counter tracks how many custom firmware you have flashed. This will be caused to void warranty.
XDA Developers Forum for developments
Visit Chainfire Autoroot Website: http://autoroot.chainfire.eu/
PLEASE USE AT YOUR OWN RISK!
https://cf-autoroot.com site is not responsible for any damage/brick or any issue on your mobile.
We are just redistributing links. Please visit autoroot.chainfire.eu for more info.