Category: Galaxy S2 Root

Galaxy S2 Root

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How to Root Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 Jelly Bean Android 4.1.1/4.1.2!

For those of you who want to root your Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 on Jelly Bean Android 4.1.1 or Android 4.1.2, here’s how to do it easily using a custom kernel.

This rooting process is pretty safe to do, does not erase anything on your phone, it just installs a custom kernel (which comes with a custom recovery) and we root the phone using SU binary and Superuser app.  That’s it! Step 1. Turn your Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 off.  Then hold down Volume Down, Center Home, and Power buttons together for about 3 seconds until you see the warning screen.

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How to Root Galaxy S2!

If you want to take the most out of your Samsung Galaxy S2 smartphone, you will surely want to root it as you can get cool things like free wifi tethering, overclocking your phone’s CPU, make complete backup of your ROMs and more.

For Mac OSX, you can use Heimdall instead of ODIN, please see How to Use Heimdall for OSX Video.

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How to Root ICS on AT&T Galaxy S2 SGH-i777!

Want to root your AT&T Galaxy S2 SGH-i777 on ICS?  If you have Android 4.0.3, 4.0.4, or any of the 4.0.X series, here’s how to root your phone easily using ODIN and Siyah kernel.

By installing Siyah kernel with ODIN, you will get root, Superuser, overclock your phone up to 1.6Ghz (with overclocking app like SetCPU), dual-boot multiple ROMs, and a whole lot more.

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How to Root Galaxy S2 i9100! [ICS][Android 4.0+]

For those of you who want to root your Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 on ICS (Ice Cream Sandwich Android 4.0+), here’s how to do it by flashing a new kernel.

Step 1. First, put your Galaxy S2 into download mode by holding down Volume Down, Center, and Power button together for about 10 seconds.

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ICS ROM for Galaxy S2 i9100! [Leaked]

For those of you who can’t wait, here’s “leaked ICS ROM” you can try, which is pretty good with everything working for your Galaxy S2 i9100.

After trying this ROM, it seems like the Galaxy S2 is a really good candidate for ICS and everything runs smooth.  It is a bit buggy and you will get force closes sometimes but other than that, everything works and smooth otherwise.