On this page, we will guide you on how to root the Samsung Galaxy M53 (Supported Model: SM-M536B) without the TWRP Recovery. To flash the rooting file, you need to unlock the bootloader on your device.
Samsung Galaxy M53 5G launched their new smartphone in the M series which features a 6.7-inch Super AMOLED+ display with a 120Hz refresh rate. It sports a 108 MP quad-camera setup and a 32 MP selfie camera.
We will use the Magisk by patching the Stock ROM boot image file and flashing it to the device boot partition. The Galaxy M53 device comes with variants SM-M536B. Follow the full article with all the requirements, download links, and flashing steps with images.
To root, you will require to download the patched image file from Magisk Manager and flash it. It’s worth mentioning that your Galaxy M53 device bootloader should be unlocked at first. Without the bootloader unlocking, it’s impossible to enable root access on your phone. You will get a superuser or administrator control over your system over system apps and subsystems by rooting your handset.
Definition of Root
Smartphone Rooting is just like jailbreaking the device to get the admin access over subsystem, system apps, the root directory of the device, and more. It will give you the superuser control to use your device over an Android subsystem. After rooting a device, the user can easily delete, edit, or change the system files or settings. The rooted users can also increase or decrease the system performance, battery performance, etc.
The rooting process will come in handy if you’re using any third-party Custom ROMs. This will increase the accessibility up to a broader extent. Though sometimes improper rooting may brick your device or void your device warranty as well (if applicable). People commonly use rooting to change themes, icons, fonts, install other mod files, tweak Android settings for visual changes, etc.
Additionally, a rooted device user can also tweak the notification panel, system user interface, accent color changes, install Xposed modules, lock screen changes, widgets, camera improvements, etc.
Advantages of Rooting
- You can get access to all files on your Galaxy M53, even the files present in the root directory of your phone.
- You can increase the performance of your device by overclocking.
- By rooting you can increase battery life by underclocking the device.
- Install the Xposed Framework and Xposed module support.
- Uninstall Bloatware on Galaxy M53.
- You can block Ads on any application like YouTube, Browser.
- By Rooting your device, you can View, Edit, or Delete any system file inside the root directory.
Steps To Root Galaxy M53 using Magisk
Before starting the rooting process, unlock the device bootloader first. Then you can continue with the next steps.
- Rooting will block the official OTA updates
- After Rooting, it may void the warranty of your phone
- You need to unlock the bootloader on your device.
- Supported model:
- Galaxy M53: SM-M536B
- Galaxy M53 Firmware:
- SM-M536B: Download Link
After downloading the exact firmware file based on your device model number, you can extract the boot.img file to patch it via Magisk manager app.Guide to Extract Boot Image File and rename to .tar file
Steps to Create a Patched boot image using Magisk Manager
- First, download and install the latest Magisk Manager app.
- Next, connect your device to the PC via the USB cable.
- Copy only the boot.img file from the extracted folder to your device storage.
- Now, open the Magisk Manager app and select INSTALL and choose to install again.
- Then tap on “Patch Boot Image File”.
- Go to internal storage and select your device boot image that you moved earlier.
- Now, wait for Magisk to start patching the boot image.
- Once the boot image has been patched, copy the “patched_boot.img” from the internal storage and replace it in your PC’s same extracted ROM folder.
Now, follow the second step to flash the patched boot image file.
- Odin flash tool accepts files in .tar format. So, you have to use 7zip and archive it to .tar format. You can even rename the file as boot.img.tar as shown in the below screenshot.
Steps To Install the Patched Boot Image tar file on Galaxy M53
Now, follow the final or second method to install your Galaxy handset’s patched boot image file. But first, follow the requirements.
- ROM Supported for – Samsung Galaxy M53 model only. Don’t try it on other devices.
- Keep your device battery charged up to 60% at least before doing anything.
- Take a full backup without the root of the device’s internal storage.
- A Windows PC or Laptop and a USB cable are required.
- Download the Latest ODIN tool and install it on your computer.
- Download and Install the latest Samsung USB Drivers on your computer.
- Copy the patched boot image file into the ADB & Fastboot directory.
Instructions to Root Galaxy M53 Using Magisk
After following the pre-requirements and unlocking the bootloader, in order to Root Galaxy M53 Using Magisk, let’s take a look at the rooting steps.
- First, reboot your device into download mode.
- Now, connect your phone to the PC via a USB cable.
- Once you are connected, now open the downloaded ODIN.exe file.
- When you connect the USB cable you will see a blue sign in Odin.
- Now, load the patched boot.tar file in the AP section.
- Go to Option and see whether the Auto Reboot and F-Reset Time selected or not). If not then select these two. Don’t select re-partition.
- Now, tap on the Start button to root your device.
- Your device will reboot when the process will complete.
- Then wait for a few minutes. The first boot will take some time.
- You’re done. Enjoy!
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