Originally Posted by blondjen
Noob here. I just bought a Samsung Galaxy note 3 on Craiglist and looks like I have been ripped off. This is a China model SM-N9006. Wifi is not working. So, I looked here and found out I can root the phone and install CWM maybe ?
I downloaded the files and when I try to put the phone download mode by pressing vol down + home + power .. it went into a menu in Chinese. I didn;t where to go from here.
What are my options for rooting ?
Should I buy mobile ODIN pro ? would that be easier ?
Expensive paperweight mate
Try to get your money back from the vendor or go to the police if he advertised the phone as a genuine Note 3.
USE Search: /this thread /all threads/Google before posting your question, you`re most likely not the first one having this issue