Today we are going to root Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Lite (WiFi SM-T110) using the method released by the xda member gr8nole.The tutorial is really simple, quick and easy to follow. In a short summary, first we’ll flash the ClockworkMod custom recovery using Odin3 and then we’ll flash universal rooting zip package via the Recovery. That’s it and your tablet will be rooted. Rooting your android tablet gives you so many privileges like installing apps from Play Store which requires root access, using Custom Recovery you can flash custom kernels, ROMs, Mods and much more.. If you’ve decided to root your tablet, let’s move on and get started.
Rooting your Galaxy Tab 3 will voids its warranty and therefore proceed at your own risk. We Android Central and the developer shall not be responsible, if in case you damaged your device!!
- Rooting guide is only for Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Lite WiFi SM-T110
- Install USB drivers on your PC. If Samsung Kies is installed that’s ok otherwise get it from HERE.
- It would be a good idea, if you take backup of your data stored on your device.
- Go to Settings> Developers Options and Enable USB debugging.
- Before your proceed for the rooting procedure, make sure you’ve got good enough battery charge on your device.
- Do not skip any step as stated in the tutorial!!
Download the Required Files:
How to Flash Custom Recovery on Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Lite WiFi SM-T110
Step 1: Download the required files and place it on your desktop.
Step 2: Extract the Odin zip file and run it.
Step 3: Turn Off your tablet and Reboot it into Download Mode, Hold down the ‘Home+Volume Down+Power’ buttons at the same time and release it when you see a warning message on your screen. Further hit the ‘Volume Up’ to continue.
Step 4: Connect your Galaxy Tab 3 to PC via the USB data cable. Make sure that Odin detects your device.
Step 5: In Odin3 make sure that you only check the ‘F. Reset Time’ and rest leave the default settings:
Step 6: Hit the AP button in Odin and Select the recovery.tar.md5 file from the extracted folder.
Step 7: Wait for Odin to analyze the files and once done, hit the START button to start flashing CWM recovery on Galaxy Tab 3 Lite.
Step 8: Once done, Odin3 will notify you and you’ll notice the “RES OK” in message section.
Step 9: Now Reboot your phone into Custom Recovery by Pressing and Holding the ‘Volume Up+Home+Power‘ buttons simultaneously.
Once you’re booted into Custom Recovery, Now you can reboot your device and proceed further to gain root access.
How to Root Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Lite SM-T110
Step 1: Connect your tablet to PC and Copy the android-armeabi-universal-root-signed.zip file to your phone memory.
Step 2: Reboot your tablet into custom recovery mode as you did above.
Step 3: In the Recovery Menu, Select Install Zip from SD Card and navigate to Storage Directory and select root zip package files you’ve recently transferred to your tablet.
Step 4: Once flushed successfully, head back to the main menu, and Reboot your phone using the option ‘Reboot your system now’.
Step 5: Once rebooted normally, Check that SuperSU has been installed.
Congratulations!! You have successfully installed Custom Recovery and Rooted your Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Lite. You can now enjoy full root access to your android tablet. Enjoy and leave your feedback in the comment section below. If you do need further assistance, do let us know. For Android Rooting Tutorials, keep visiting.