How to Root Samsung Tab S4 SM-T830 / T835 Using Magisk [No TWRP needed]

In this guide, we will provide step-by-step instructions on how to flash Magisk to root your Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 (SM-T830 / T835x, where ‘x’ represents all versions). Root access can provide various benefits such as the ability to control clock speed and access cache, among others. By gaining superuser access through rooting, we can explore the full potential of our Android device.

When we talk about root access, we need to make certain modifications to our device to gain access to the root directory. This post will explain how to properly root your Galaxy Tab S4 (SM-T830 / T835). Follow the steps carefully to avoid any complications and ensure a successful root.

Easy Method To Root Galaxy Tab S4 Using Magisk [No TWRP needed]

To root your Samsung Galaxy Tab S4, we will use Magisk by patching the stock boot image and flashing it to your boot partition. Simply download the patched image file from Magisk Manager and flash it to your device.

However, before you begin, make sure your phone’s bootloader is unlocked as this is a prerequisite for rooting your Galaxy Tab S4. We have provided a detailed method on how to unlock the bootloader below.

It is important to note that rooting is not the same as hacking, as some people mistakenly believe. Hacking involves illegally breaking into someone else’s system, while rooting is a process performed by the owner of an Android device to gain superuser access and take advantage of the device’s full potential.

Steps To Root Galaxy Tab S4 Using Magisk

First, we need to unlock the device bootloader on Samsung Galaxy Tab S4. Then you can continue with the next steps. After this, we need to download and flash the patched ramdisk file which we mentioned above.


  • After Rooting, it may void the warranty of your phone.
  • Rooting will block the OTA updates

Download Stock ROM and Extract the Boot Image

Here is the link for the same.

Download the patched boot image here. – T830XXU1ARH8_dmverity_patched_boot_permissive.tar

To build your own magisk patched boot image, then follow this guideline on how to Create a Patched Stock Boot Image using Magisk 

Before moving on to the flashing steps, you need to follow a few,


  • Ensure you have enough battery charge on your phone to avoid interruption during the patch installation.
  • Before performing any modification, take backup of your device data.
  • This image file is strictly for Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 only. Do not use it on any other Samsung or other Android devices.
  • Download Latest ODIN File
  • A PC/Laptop and a micro USB cable.
  • Drop the Patched boot image file inside your ADB/Fastboot folder
  • Install Samsung USB Drivers.

Disclaimer: We are at GetDroidTips will not be responsible for any bricking/damage to your phone while/after installing this ROM.

How To Install the Patched Boot Image on Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 (SM-T830 / T835)

Assuming that you have used our above instruction and unlocked the bootloader, we will continue on flashing the patched boot image.

  • First, let’s begin by booting our phone into download mode.
  • Connect your phone to PC using the USB cable
  • Once you are connected, now open the downloaded ODIN exeodin
  • When you connect the USB cable you will see a blue sign in Odin odin blue sign
  • Now Load the patched boot tar file in the AP section. ap pda
  • Make sure re-partition is NOT ticked – Go to Option and see (Let the Auto Reboot and F-Reset Time be ticked)repartition odin
  • Now tap on the start button to root your device.
  • Once it is done, your device will reboot.
  • First boot will take some time.

So, that’s it. Now that you have rooted your Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 (SM-T830 / T835), you can try this out. If you have any queries regarding this, do let us know.

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