- Rooting voids warranty
- Make a backup of your important data just incase.
- Make sure your device is well charged, atleast 40% battery or more.
- Follow the steps carefully, AndroidJunkie will not be responsible for any damage caused to your device.
Download Odin to your computer - Click here.
You may also need to install drivers so just incase download them from this thread and install them on your computer.
Step 2: Download this file update_su.zip to internal sdcard.
Step 3: Download this file I8160XXLD8_ready_to_root_ANT.tar.zip to your computer.
Step 4: Power off your phone. Once it completely shuts off, hold the Power + Volume down + Home button together and you should boot in Download mode.
Step 5: Start the Odin program on your computer and connect your phone while it is in Download mode, wait a few seconds and the Odin program should detect it and display it as a yellow box.
Step 6: In the PDA field, choose the I8160XXLD8_ready_to_root_ANT.tar.zip file you downloaded earlier, leave the rest of the settings as they are and simply click on Start.
Step 7: Wait a few seconds, you should see a box in green color saying PASS! Now after this, power off your phone again completely then hold Volume up + Power + Home button at the same time and you will be in Recovery mode.
Step 8: In Recovery mode, select "apply update from sdcard" and choose the update_su.zip file.
Step 9: Once it is done, reboot the phone and enjoy.