Publicised in September 2013, Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014 Edition) is now at hand in a number of countries around the world. The 2014 Edition comes in some variations and runs Android 4.3 Jelly Bean out-of-the-box.
Trailed by the market rollout, Recognised Contributor XDA-Developers, BeansTown106 has released an easy rooting way for the Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014 Edition) with model number SM-P600 (Wi-Fi) and SM-P601 (3G). The root method uses CF-Auto-Root, which was originally developed by Senior Recognised Developer, Chainfire.
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014 Edition) consumers who desire to root their devices running on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, may follow the tutorial below.
By the way, rooting voids the service contract of your device. We and the creator of these rooting procedures shall not be held responsible if any disagreeable consequences may come about to your device. The use of this root guide is just at your own risk!
1. Set up USB Driver for Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 on the computer.
2. Allow USB Debugging Mode on the tablet by navigating to Settings >> Developer Options.
3. Create a backup of all your important data before following the guide.
4. The Galaxy Note 10.1 should be factory unlocked and not locked to any specific carrier.
5. Make sure the battery of the tablet is charged more than 80 per cent.
6. The CF-Auto-Root and Stock Recovery files works only on the Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014 Edition) with model number SM-P600 (Wi-Fi) and SM-P601 (3G). Applying this to any improper variant might brick the device. Confirm the model number of the Galaxy Note 10.1 by navigating to Settings >> About Phone.
1. CF-Auto-Root for SM-P600/SM-P601 (autorootp600mj4.tar.md5)
2. Stock Recovery for SM-P600 (stockrecoverymj4.tar.md5) or SM-P601 (recovery.tar.md5)
3. Odin 3.09
Steps to Root Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014 Edition) P600/P601 Running on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean Firmware
1. Extract Odin 3.09 files using winrar/7zip/winzip or any other extracting tool.
2.Turn off the Galaxy Note 10.1. Then boot the device into Download Mode by pressing and holding Volume Down and Power buttons together until a construction Android robot icon with a warning triangle appears on display. Now press the Volume Up button to enter Download Mode.
3. Launch Odin on the computer as an Administrator.
4.Join the Galaxy Note 10.1 to the PC using USB cable while it is in the Download Mode. Wait until Odin identifies the device. When the device is linked effectively, the ID: COM box will turn to light blue with the COM port number. Moreover, the successful connexion will be shown by a message saying Added.
Note: If the Added message does not appear, then try re-installing USB drivers or changing the port on the computer.
Step 5: In Odin, click the AP button and select the autoroot p600mj4.tar.md5 file.
Step 6: Validate that Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time check boxes are selected in Odin. Also, make sure the Re-Partition option is NOT selected.
Step 7: Double-check and click Start button in Odin. The installation process will now begin.
Step 8: As soon as the installation process is completed, your tablet will restart and soon you will see a PASS message with green background in the left-most box at the very top of the Odin. You can now unplug the USB cable to disconnect your tablet from the computer.
Step 9: Repeat steps 2 through 8, but this time on step 5 select the stock recoverymj4.tar.md5 or recovery.tar.md5 file.
When Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014 Edition) running on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean firmware is now rooted successfully, you can now install any app that requires root permission. Verify the root status of the device by downloading Root Checker app from Google Play Store.
When using root apps the system will try to stop, so it’s suggested to freeze the Knox apps with Titanium Backup or ROM Toolbox!