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Video Galaxy S4 Root Video Tutorial! [Windows/Mac/Linux]

Here's a video tutorial for rooting your Galaxy S4 for noobs out there.

Here's Galaxy S4 root video tutorial for Windows users:


Here's Galaxy S4 root video tutorial for Mac users:


Here's Galaxy S4 root video tutorial for Linux/Ubuntu users:


Step-by-step tutorial with photos here:
http://galaxys4root.com/galaxy-s4-ro...oot-galaxy-s4/

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Anyone try it yet? Gonna try it a little later...prob in an hour or two

Edit downloading now...wish me luck

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In the root thread someone mentioned that his LTE speed s suck3d after rooting. Seems unlikely to me but can anyone confirm or deny this?
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Omg I love you. Can anyone confirm it works without any unwanted side effects? Goodbye bloatware!
 
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I used it. Worked fine. Root everywhere!
 
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In the root thread someone mentioned that his LTE speed s suck3d after rooting. Seems unlikely to me but can anyone confirm or deny this?
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Root does not mess with LTE signals in any way whoever told you that did not know what he was talking about.
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In the root thread someone mentioned that his LTE speed s suck3d after rooting. Seems unlikely to me but can anyone confirm or deny this?
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Mine the same as yesterday. ..and thats with a New Mexico (Albuquerque) server...idk why as I live in SoCal (Orange County) and yesterday I was connected to an LA server

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Root does not mess with LTE signals in any way whoever told you that did not know what he was talking about.
I would not think that it would but am cautious because the phone is literally 5 hours old and we dont yet have any working recovery.

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I would not think that it would but am cautious because the phone is literally 5 hours old and we dont yet have any working recovery.

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