How to root Samsung Galaxy Camera EK-GC100

This is a step-by-step guide on how to safely and successfully root the Samsung Galaxy Camera model number EK-GC100 running on the Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean. In this rooting guide we are going to use the CF-auto root method by the chainfire xda to gain root access.

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Guidelines and Requirements:

  • Rooting your Camera voids warranty, so root at your own risk.
  • This rooting guide is specifically for the Samsung Galaxy Camera EK-GC100 running Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean. Do not apply it on another device.
  • Download CF-auto root package from HERE
  • Odin tool is required but that is already included in the auto root package.
  • Install USB drivers on your PC.

Root Samsung Galaxy Camera EK-GC100

  1. First of all unzip the CF-Auto-Root-gd1-gd1xx-ekgc100.zip on your desktop.
  2. Now Reboot your Galaxy Camera into Download Mode by pressing and holding the Volume Up+Home+Power buttons at the same time for a few seconds and release it when you see a warning message on your camera screen. Further press the Volume Up button to continue into download mode.
  3. Next, Run Odin3 application from the folder you’ve already unzipped.
  4. While in download mode connect your Galaxy Camera to PC.
  5. Check that Odin has detected your device, You’ll see Added!! in the message section.
  6. Now click on the PDA button and select the tar.md5 file.
  7. Click on the START button to start the rooting process.
  8. Once completed Odin will notify you via the PASS!! green message and Galaxy Camera will automatically reboot. Now you’re almost rooted.
  9. In order to verify root access on your Galaxy Camera, check that SuperSU app has been installed or you can install Root Checker app from Play Store to verify root.
  10. That’s it! You’re now rooted.

Congratulations! You’ve now successfully rooted the Samsung Galaxy Camera EK-GC100 running the Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean firmware. Hopefully everything went smooth, do let us know and share your experience in the comment section below. For more Android step-by-step rooting guides keep visiting. Have a good day 🙂

 

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