[How to] Root Samsung Galaxy Avant SM-G386T and Flash TWRP Recovery

Root Galaxy Avant
Root Samsung Galaxy Avant

The new Samsung Galaxy Avant doesn’t just simplify all of the things you love to do on your mobile—it amplifies them. A powerful quad-core 1.2GHz processor. An enhanced camera experience. A premium, slim design. Each brilliant feature translates to an easy and inspired smartphone experience.

  • The 4.5″ qHD display provides a gorgeous new perspective. Its impressive pixel density makes the colors in pictures, texts, movies and more burst to life.
  • Don’t miss a beat with the blazing-fast 4G LTE connection. Downloads. Uploads. Video streaming. Web surfing. Watch your media flowing seamlessly—all at speeds you’ll love.
  • Use Easy Mode to simplify your home screen with bigger icons and only your favorite apps.
  • Snap crystal-clear photos with its 5MP camera, then view them in style on its crisp 4.5” display. Enjoy ample space for games, music and more with 16GB of built-in memory.

There is no doubt that the device has powerful hardware under the hood but if you want to get more out of it, then rooting is the simplest solution that allows you get everything you want with administrator access. There are several benefits of having a rooted smartphone over the normal one, check out few of them which we have listed below:

Fortunately, there’s now a simple way to gain root-access on the Galaxy Avant and have root-only apps work on it. You may think it’ll be a process involving numerous commands and things like that, but the fact is –it’s darn simple. All you need to do is just follow the following procedure and your device will be rooted in no time. It’s as simple as that.

If you are interested in getting the root access in your phone, you are exactly at the right place, here in this post I have mentioned the complete guide to Root Samsung Galaxy Avant SM-G386T and Flash TWRP Recovery

Benefits of rooting

  • With the help of root access, one can remove those apps which are pre-installed by your network provider or by manufacturer.
  • Because of rooting you can also get the free storage space, rooted apps are available for efficient memory management.
  • After rooting user can also update their phone to the latest version of Android (by flashing a custom recovery/ROM).
  • It provides customization options when you use your new administrative rights to flash a custom ROM (again, see the end of this procedure for more info on that).
  • Rooting also increases the battery life of the Smartphone because those running constantly can be removed).

Things to be Done

  • This will void the warranty of your device.
  • Download and install proper USB driver.
  • This only works for the Avant SM-G386T variant of the device. To find out what variant you have, head to Menu > Settings > About phone and it should be listed under Model Number.
  • You must have enabled the USB debugging on your device (Settings > Developer options > USB debugging).
  • For security reasons, create a complete backup of all your data.

Files to Download

  • Download Odin and save it to your desktop – Odin
  • Download Root Package and save it to your desktop – Root Package
  • Download TWRP Recovery and save it to your desktop – TWRP Recovery (Download link’s available in the second post)

Disclaimer

The guide involved in flashing custom recoveries, ROMs and rooting your phone are highly custom and may damage your device. Also rooting your device will void its warranty and you will be no longer eligible for any kind of free device services by the manufacturers/warranty providers. Make sure that whatever you do, you are doing it at your own responsibility.

How to Root Samsung Galaxy Avant SM-G386T

  1. Extract files from both Odin and Root Package over to your desktop by right-clicking on each of them and selecting Extract here. It’ll extract the files to your desktop.
  2. Launch the Odin executable file on your desktop, I hope, you know how to launch an application on Windows.
  3. As soon as it appears on the desktop, you will several options, click on PDA and choose the Root Package file you just extracted to your desktop.
  4. Uncheck Repartition if it’s already checked in the Odin.
  5. You can checkmark Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time though. This is very important step to follow to avoid boot loop and also if it reboots after completion of the process, signifies you have got the task done successfully, otherwise it throws an error.
  6. Turn OFF your device.
  7. Turn your device back ON by holding down Volume DOWN, Home, and Power buttons together until you see Samsung logo on the screen.
  8. Press Volume UP when you see a warning message on your screen and you’ll boot into download mode.
  9. Plug in your device to your PC using the USB cable.
  10. Click on Start in the Odin and it’ll start flashing root package on your device.
  11. When the flashing’s done, your device will automatically reboot.
  12. You’re done!

How to Flash TWRP Recovery on Galaxy Avant SM-G386T

  1. Extract files from both Odin and Root Package over to your desktop by right-clicking on each of them and selecting Extract here. It’ll extract the files to your desktop.
  2. Launch the Odin executable file on your desktop, I hope, you know how to launch an application on Windows.
  3. As soon as it appears on the desktop, you will several options, click on PDA and choose the TWRP Package file you just extracted to your desktop.
  4. Uncheck Repartition if it’s already checked in the Odin.
  5. You can checkmark Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time though. This is very important step to follow to avoid boot loop and also if it reboots after completion of the process, signifies you have got the task done successfully, otherwise it throws an error.
  6. Turn OFF your device.
  7. Turn your device back ON by holding down Volume DOWN, Home, and Power buttons together until you see Samsung logo on the screen.
  8. Press Volume UP when you see a warning message on your screen and you’ll boot into download mode.
  9. Plug in your device to your PC using the USB cable.
  10. Click on Start in the Odin and it’ll start flashing root package on your device.
  11. When the flashing’s done, your device will automatically reboot.
  12. You’re done!