FORUMS

T-Mobile Galaxy S6 Battery Woes

I’ve been using a T-Mobile Galaxy S6 since the device launched with T-mobile’s … more

Earthquake Early Warning in Your Pocket

Probably all of us reading this have a smartphone in our pocket. For many of us, the … more

Sony: The OEM You Want To Save

In our recent Discuss article, we asked you readers on which OEM you would like to help. While the … more

How to Lock and Protect Your Apps – XDA Xposed Tuesday

The smartphone revolution has passed. Everybody has mobile apps. Some of … more

i wanna root my sg3... is it worth it?

2 posts
Thanks Meter: 0
 
By daikayroxx, Junior Member on 5th December 2012, 06:56 AM
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread Email Thread
22nd December 2012, 01:11 AM |#21  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 49
 
More
Pry your GS3 from the iron grip of Verizon and ROOT!

Sent from my SCH-I535 using Tapatalk 2
 
 
22nd December 2012, 03:55 AM |#22  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 1
 
More
I've found the whole process to be confusing because there are a ton of things that you can do. I think no matter what (and please correct me if I am wrong) that you should root your phone. Do your research and make sure that you are confident on what needs to be done, because you don't want to end up with a brick.

Then you need to choose what type of changes you want to make to your phone. Each ROM will do something different.

I'm a Clockwork and Cyanogen person.
23rd December 2012, 05:26 AM |#23  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 8
 
More
Thumbs up
@ first I was very apprehensive about rooting my s3.
Now with All the tweaks I absolutely love my phone. I just keep finding new great tweaks. Xda forums really helps slot too. You must read read read again if you want smooth rooting experience
23rd December 2012, 07:06 AM |#24  
dems86's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Sacramento
Thanks Meter: 242
 
More
The first thing I thought after finally rooting my s3 was... why the hell didn't I do this sooner!!!! I've become a flashaholic now I've never looked back.

Sent from my SCH-I535 using Tapatalk 2
26th December 2012, 12:53 AM |#25  
Member
Flag Atlanta
Thanks Meter: 4
 
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by dems86

The first thing I thought after finally rooting my s3 was... why the hell didn't I do this sooner!!!! I've become a flashaholic now I've never looked back.

Sent from my SCH-I535 using Tapatalk 2

When i 1st rooted my thunderbolt i was apprehensive. I m now a full fledge flasholic n when i got my S3 i couldnt wait to root it. Speed, better battery life , backup capability free wifi tether are some of the benefits. My wife has an iphone 5 and she iz content 4 me it has to be a droid!

Sent from my SCH-I535 using xda app-developers app
26th December 2012, 01:05 AM |#26  
Chris123NT's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag New York
Thanks Meter: 429
 
More
I was apprehensive at first, but I decided to take the plunge and root and I couldn't be happier. Especially with how fast AOSP roms are on the S3.
26th December 2012, 09:04 PM |#27  
Junior Member
Flag Los Angeles
Thanks Meter: 2
 
More
Do your research so you fully understand how root works and how to do it then go for it. It opens a whole new world for those who like to tinker and always have the newest firmware.
The Following User Says Thank You to goclimbarock14 For This Useful Post: [ View ]
26th December 2012, 09:21 PM |#28  
Senior Member
Flag Colton, NY
Thanks Meter: 1,129
 
More
The first thing I do when I get a new device is root it before I do anything else with it.
27th December 2012, 09:48 AM |#29  
Junior Member
Flag Nashville
Thanks Meter: 1
 
Donate to Me
More
It is definatly worth it. I could not have imagined having any modern android smartphone without root. Galaxy S3 for sure because there are so many developers and options.
27th December 2012, 11:15 AM |#30  
Travisholt92's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Fort Wayne, Indiana
Thanks Meter: 121
 
More
I rooted mine and my girlfriends from day 1
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes