Following this guide you would be able to root Samsung Galaxy A (2016) including variants, SM-A310F/M/Y on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop. The root method is very simple and we are using the Chainfire’s SuperSU for this purpose, all you need to do is just flash the TWRP recovery on your device(process mentioned below) and flash the SuperSU zip from there, just go ahead and follow the instructions.
What you can do with a rooted device (Benefits)
There are multiple thing you can perform with a rooted Android device some of them are listed below.
Remove Bloatware: The key benefit of rooting is that you can remove unwanted system apps, which is called bloatware. Removing bloatware leads to less memory consumption and great battery backup, in fact you can perform tons of modification within your device.
Overclocking CPU: A rooted device let’s you install custom kernels to over clock CPU frequency to enhance device performance. Sometimes you want to install custom recovery and rooting is the basic demand for that operation.
How to root Galaxy A3 SM-A310F/M/Y on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop
Before you begin:
Disclaimer: This guide includes flashing custom recovery/root your device. The writer is not responsible for any damage happens to your device during the whole operation neither we are forcing you to perform such operation.
Create a Backup of your Samsung device
Backup is the most necessary part for your device, so we recommend you to create a secure backup of your data.
You need to prepare your device for installing custom recovery, follow the below perquisites steps to keep the recovery installation process smooth without facing errors.
Keep your battery charged or at least your device should contain at least 80% charge before the flashing operation.
Your device must have a latest TWRP recovery installed or follow this guide to flash TWRP recovery on Galaxy A3 2016
Process Root Galaxy A3 SM-A310F/M/Y on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop
Download SuperSU: Here
You need to flash the SuperSU zip file via recovery to get root access on Galaxy A3.
Connect your device again with the PC and copy the downloaded SuperSU zip file on your phone.
Reboot your device into recovery mode, by hardware keys combination or any third party app.
You will be taken to TWRP recovery mode. You can also perform the above operation using hardware keys combination.
Tap the install button and choose the SuperSU zip file and swipe the slider to confirm install.
Once the installation process is completed simply reboot your device.
That’s it! You have successfully installed latest TWRP recovery and rooted on Galaxy A3 SM-A310F/M/Y on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop. If you have any query you are free to ask, please give us +1 or Like to say thanks.