How to Root Samsung Galaxy A10 Using Magisk [Updated]

Are you looking for the easiest method to root Samsung Galaxy A10? Yes, then the following guide will help you attain those robust perks in a pretty skillful manner. It would be a completely different experience to unlock the system directory.

Undoubtedly, all of the rooting processes for the Samsung phone require a series of actions that will help unleash the device’s full potential. In this post, we have covered all of the primary requirements necessary to get started with the procedure, so let’s dive into the instruction without any further ado.

Root Samsung Galaxy A10 through Magisk

There’s no denying that the Galaxy A10 is an average entry-level smartphone, which only allows normal multitasking with a causal gaming experience. But, if you desire to push the limits to a certain level, getting the root directory would be a great choice.

It will render subtle support and enhance overall device performance, while you can even flash the new Android version without any problem. Moreover, installing custom ROMs and modifying the interface appearance opens doors.

Warning: For many peoples, the rooting procedure may be difficult. since it causes issues like system crashes, lag, slow performance, bootloop, and brick. Thus, make a clear decision before diving because the process is almost irreversible.

Prerequisites before Rooting!

Here’s the list of the requirements that need to complete before starting the guide.

  • The users will require a computer or laptop and USB cable.
  • Create a backup file of your multimedia data to restore it anytime.
  • Download and install essential Samsung USB drives on the PC.
  • The phone needs to be refueled more than 90%.

Step 1: Unlock the bootloader

Before starting the process, the users are required to the bootloader settings. It’s quite easier than you think since all you need to do is click a few button combinations and connect the device to the PC to access those settings.

Although it could be a tough task for first-time readers, so we suggest our dedicated unlock bootloader for any Samsung device guide. It will properly guide you through each section and render complete control over the bootloader.

Note: if you don’t follow the above instructions accurately, the device may face a boot loop problem while following the upcoming steps.

Step 2: Download the firmware file

The process to get the firmware will require a model number and CSC code. You have to download this zip file in order to retrieve the AP file. You can get the latest Frija tool to acquire the appropriate firmware version.

Before that, go to the settings→ about phone→ write down the model number. Next, open the phone dialer app and type *#123# to obtain the CSC code. Both of them are required in the following section.

  • Download and extract the Frija tool on your PC.
  • Double-click on the Frija.exe file to launch the software.
  • Enter the Phone Model and CSC code in the empty space.
  • Select the “Auto” option and click “Check update” to fetch the file.
  • Press on the “Download button” to store the firmware zip file.

Following this, you have to extract the firmware file so that you can receive the extra files like CSC, BL, AP, and CP.

Step 3: Transfer the AP files

I’m assuming that you have already extracted the firmware. If not, download the 7-zip tool to extract the folder. The next thing would be sending the AP file to your phone.

Note: The users need to change the AP file format from .lz4 to .tar using the 7-zip tool.

  • Right-click on the AP file, and select the “Add to archive” option.
  • Here, you have to change the .lz4 format to .tar format.
  • Now, send the AP files to your Samsung Galaxy A10.

Step 4: Download and install Magisk App

We are using the Magisk app latest version to create a patched file to create a root file becomes easier. In order to build the patch file, get the AP file of your phone first. Once you have got that file, you are ready to follow the subsequent instruction.

  • Download the magisk application on your device.
  • Launch the apk file and select the Install button.
  • Now, click on the “Select patch file” option.
  • Go to the AP file location and select it.
  • The flashing process will create a magisk_patched file.
  • Transfer this newly patched file to your phone.

Step 5: Boot into the Download Mode

  • First of all, you have to turn off your phone using the Power key.
  • Now, press and hold the Volume Down + Power button for a few seconds.
  • Then, you have to press Volume Up + Down and simultaneously connect the device to the computer through the USB cable.
  • That’s it! You have accessed the Download mode.

Step 6: Use the Odin Flash Tool

You have completed almost 80% of the rooting process, all you need to do is install the Odin tool and flash the magisk patched file on the Samsung Galaxy A10 device. Here are the instructions to get started!

Note: Make sure the device is already connected to your PC before using this guide.

  • Download the latest version of the Odin Tool.
  • Extract the Odin.exe file and launch the software on the PC.
  • Now, the tool will automatically detect your Samsung phone.
  • Click on the AP section, and attach the magisk_patched file.
  • Go to the “Option” section, and disable the “Auto-Reboot”.
  • Finally, click on “Start” to begin the flashing process.

Once you notice the OK Pass sign on the Odin screen, you can remove the USB cable and reboot your phone to confirm the root access.

Step 7: Reconfirm Root access

After completing all of the above processes, you can install the magisk app again and confirm that the magisk software is showing “Installed”. Plus, you can download the Root Checker app to double-check root privileges.

Last Thoughts:

With this post, you have successfully rooted the Samsung Galaxy A10 and unlocked the additional customization features with lots of things to tweak the system settings. But, if you have any queries regarding the process, visit the comment section.

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