How To Root Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 SM-T211 Running Android 4.4.2 KitKat

Today we’ve a guide on how to root Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 SM-T211 on Android 4.4.2 KitKat and installing TWRP Recovery on it. If you have Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 (SM-T211) then here is good news for you that now you can easily root your device by flashing Chainfire’s SuperSU package and install TWRP recovery on it (XDA member gr8nole). For this purpose first, you’ll need to install a custom recovery and then flashing SuperSU.

Warning:

Rooting your Tab 3 7.0 will void its warranty. We’ll not be held responsible for any damage or loss occurred to your device before or after the rooting process. Proceed at your risk.

Before Getting Started:

  • Install Samsung USB Drivers on your PC. Download Samsung USB Drivers
  • Enable USB Debugging option on your Galaxy Tab 3.
  • Download Odin3 v3.09 from here
  • Download the TWRP Recovery files T211.TWRP.2.7.1.0.KK.tar.md5
  • Download the latest SuperSU flashable zip package UPDATE-SuperSU-v2.xx.zip

Steps To Root Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 SM-T211 and Install TWRP

Step No 1: – First of all extract the Odin v3.09 flashing tool and run as Administrator on your PC.

Step No 2: – Now boot Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 SM-T211 into Download Mode. To do so first Turn Off your device and then press and hold the Volume Down + Home + Power altogether for a while. Just press the Volume Up button to enter your device into the Download Mode after displaying the warning screen.

Step No 3: – Connect Galaxy Tab 3 to the PC via its USB cable.

Step No 4: – When “Added!!” appears on the Odin message box, then click on the AP button in Odin and choose T211.TWRP.2.7.1.0.KK.tar.md5 file that you’ve already downloaded from the above link.

Step No 5: – Click the Start button to initiate the flashing process.

Step No 6: – A PASS! or RESET! The message will be displayed on Odin’s screen, and your Galaxy Tab will automatically reboot once the TWRP recovery is installed successfully.

Step No 7: – The Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 will take a while to boot up and then transfer the UPDATE-SuperSU-v2.xx.zip file to your device.

Step No 8: – Boot your device into the Recovery Mode. First Turn Off your Galaxy Tab 3 and then press and hold the Volume Up + Home + Power keys at the same time until you see the Samsung logo, now release the Power key but hold the Volume + Home button and you’ll see the TWRP menu.

Step No 9: – While your device is in Recovery Mode, just tap the Install button and find the UPDATE-SuperSU.zip file, select it.

Step No 10: – Flash SuperSU on your Galaxy Tab 3 by sliding the confirmation slider button.

Step No 11: – Reboot your Galaxy Tab 3 by navigating to Reboot -> System option.

That’s All! You’ve successfully rooted Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 SM-T211 on Android 4.4.2 KitKat, and TWRP is installed on it. Now you can find the newly installed SuperUser app in the app drawer. To confirm that if your device is properly rooted or not, just install and run the Root Checker App.

Source: Xda-developers

8 Comments
  1. Reply
    Lev April 15, 2015 at 8:13 am

    All is good, thanx for sharing !

  2. Reply
    Edison May 27, 2015 at 10:18 am

    My problem is hang up in samsung logo. I use the hard reset but the volume control up and down doesnt work, when you select the wipe out command.
    I’ll try this but the problem is i can’t save UPDATE-SuperSU-v2.xx.zip
    into the tablet.
    Please help other options. Thanks

  3. Reply
    mauricio June 18, 2015 at 12:03 am

    hi, i did all the steps and i got my device rooted, now once i got into the supersu i downloaded something from the market i think it was an update and then my device got reset on the twrp screen and i cant do nothing from there HELP

  4. Reply
    vikrant July 2, 2015 at 7:58 am

    love u all members of androidxda.net thanks… thank u very much…
    i got rooted my phone from your instruction thanks…

  5. Reply
    king.k September 6, 2015 at 11:32 am

    Thnx bro for helping me to root my samsung tab t211 device ,, thnx a lot

  6. Reply
    Anugrah Agung March 10, 2016 at 7:52 pm

    Thanks Admin 🙂 its work 100% on my Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 T211 4.4.2 KItKat

  7. Reply
    mahee March 15, 2016 at 10:37 am

    Unfortunatly my devise stuck at samsung logo

  8. Reply
    Aulia Rahman July 16, 2016 at 12:37 am

    Thanks a lot man, work successfully on my tab

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