Home Android How To Root Samsung Galaxy A30 & Unlock Bootloader

How To Root Samsung Galaxy A30 & Unlock Bootloader

Samsung has recently added many Android smartphones in the A & M series. And Galaxy A30 is one of the latest smartphones from Samsung. If you have this smartphone and looking for a working guide to root the device, then here you will get the working method. Here you will know How to Root Samsung Galaxy A30 with Magisk.

how to root samsung galaxy a30

You must be familiar with Magisk if you have rooted any phone recently. It is the best tool/package available which can easily root Android phone systemless. It gives control through which you can simply assign which App can detect that your phone is rooted. Also, Magisk brings Module support which makes everything easier in smartphones. So here we will be using Magisk but no TWRP recovery. Because right now the TWRP for Galaxy A30 is not available so you might have to wait a little longer if you want to install it. But if you want to just root galaxy A30 then follow this guide step by step.

All the Android smartphones come with bootloader locked by default which prevents users from modifications. It means you can not root your phone if the bootloader is locked on your phone. So first let’s see how you can easily unlock bootloader on your phone.

How to Unlock Bootloader on Samsung Galaxy A30

Advertisement

Unlocking bootloader & rooting the phone will stop receiving OTA updates. It means you will not receive official updates from Samsung. However, you can manually install updates using Firmware. Another thing to note that Samsung Pay will not work after rooting the phone.

Note: This process will erase all the data on your phone. So make sure to backup all the data before beginning the process.

Steps to Unlock Bootloader

  1. First open Settings on your phone.
  2. In Settings go to About > Software and tap 7 times on Build Number to unlock Developer Options.
  3. Go back to Settings and open Developer options.
  4. In Developer Options, Enable OEM Unlocking. how to root samsung galaxy a30
  5. Completely turn off your phone.
  6. Long press Volume Up + Power button together. It will boot into Recovery, there navigate to ‘Reboot to Bootloader’ using volume down and then press Power button to select.
  7. Now your phone is in Download Mode.
  8. In Download Mode long press Volume Up button to unlock the bootloader. This process will erase everything on the phone. Wait for the process.
  9. After unlocking bootloader the phone will reboot into System.
  10. That’s it the bootloader is now unlocked on your phone.

Once you have unlocked the bootloader, you can easily root your phone following the below method. All thanks to bleedboy (Junior Member on XDA) for testing and sharing the guide.

How to Root Samsung Galaxy A30

Prerequisites

Downloads

Steps to Root Galaxy A30

  1. Install 7Zip ZS application on your PC and Extract the downloaded firmware on PC.
  2. Open the extracted folder and now extract the boot.img.lz4 from AP file.
  3. Right click on boot.img.lz4 and choose 7Zip ZS > Extract Here to extract boot.img.
  4. Copy the extracted boot.img file to Phone storage.
  5. Install Magisk Manager APK on your Phone.
  6. Open Magisk Manager and click Install > Install. Then choose “Select and Patch a File” in select method option.
  7. Locate and select the boot.img file. It will start patching the boot image, so wait for the process.
  8. The patched_boot.img will be saved in Download folder, Copy the file to PC. Rename the patched_boot.img file to boot.img for convenience.
  9. Right click on boot.img and select 7Zip > Add to archive and select tar format. It will compress the file in tar format (output will be boot.tar). how to root samsung galaxy a30
  10. Power off your phone. And long press Volume Up + Power button to open Recovery mode.
  11. In Recovery mode, navigate to ‘Reboot to Bootloader’ using volume down and then press Power button to select it. The phone will now boot into Download Mode.
  12. Open Odin.exe file on your PC. Uncheck Auto-Reboot option. how to root samsung galaxy a30
  13. Connect your phone to PC while in Download Mode.
  14. Click on AP and locate the boot.tar file. After selecting click Start to flash it.
  15. It will then flash the patched boot image on your phone.
  16. Press Volume Down + Power button and when the screen turns off immediately press Volume Up + Power button, don’t release buttons until you see the stock recovery.
  17. In stock recovery select ‘Wipe data/factory reset’ to wipe all the data.
  18. After the complete wipe, select ‘Reboot Now’ and then immediately press the Volume Up button. After vibrate you can release the button.
  19. Install Magisk Manager APK again and open it. It will ask to install zip file, so install it and reboot the device.
  20. Now your Galaxy A30 is now rooted. Enjoy! how to root samsung galaxy a30

So finally the phone is rooted with Magisk and now you have access to all the root files. You can now easily enable Camera2 API and install Google Camera for amazing photos. That’s all for the guide, Enjoy the features of Rooted phone.

Advertisement

More Guides:

SourceXDA
Ashutosh singhhttps://www.ytechb.com
Ashutosh is a game lover and tech enthusiast, He likes helping others by posting solutions regarding Windows and Android operating systems problems. He enjoys trying new games and reviewing them.

Leave A Reply

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Downloads

50+ Best Wallpapers for iPhone 11 Pro (Max)

The latest iPhone, iPhone 11 lineup bears a bunch of stock wallpapers both the light and dark versions. If you are fatigued using these...

Download SPUpgrade Tool for Windows [All Versions]

Spreadtrum chipset is very common in feature phones. And if you own a feature phone with Spreadtrum chipset then this guide is helpful for...

Download Google Camera 7.2 for Realme 5i

Realme 5i is the latest budget offering from Oppo's sister brand Realme. Back in August, Last year, the company launched Realme 5 which is...

Download Google Camera 6.2 for Samsung Galaxy A30 & A30s

Samsung Galaxy A30, followed by the Galaxy A30s are one of the best selling budget smartphones of last year. Both phones are jam-packed with...

Download LineageOS 17 for Mi CC9 & Mi CC9 Lite (Android 10)

Last year Xiaomi released Mi CC9 series phones with mid-range Snapdragon 710 processor. The phone comes with some great specs such as Triple rear...

Best GCam Guides

Latest

How to Bypass iCloud Activation Lock in iOS 13/iOS 12 or other iOS

iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 are the latest OS for iPhone and iPads respectively and packs with similar specs. Apple device is popular not...

Here’s How you can Enable Dark Mode on WhatsApp (Android) [Right Now]

Dark Mode is one of the most anticipated features of last year, almost every known social media platform has a dark theme option. While...

How to Root Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Lite & Unlock Bootloader

Samsung the popular brand and hold a strong share in the Mobile market. And the company is trying to outperform other vendors in every...

Android 10 Global Stable Update is now available for Poco F1 (with Download Link)

Back in October, Last year, Xiaomi kicked off MIUI 11 update for the Pocophone F1. Now the company has started rolling out the Android...

How to Install Oxygen OS on Nokia 7.2 and other Nokia devices

Nokia owned by HMD global is trying to create a stronghold in the Smartphone market. And Nokia is not missing any chance to prove...