#include /* * Your warranty is now void. * * I am not responsible for bricked devices, dead SD cards, * thermonuclear war, or you getting fired because the alarm app failed. Please * do some research if you have any concerns about features included in this ROM * before flashing it! YOU are choosing to make these modifications, and if * you point the finger at me for messing up your device, I will laugh at you. */
This recovery will TRIP your Knox Counter and your warranty will be void.
This recovery is only for Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini G800H Qualcomm Snapdragon variant.
DO NOT INSTALL THIS RECOVERY ON EXYNOS VARIANT IT WILL HARD BRICK YOUR DEVICE.
Why TWRP ? Why not some rooted firmware which keeps warranty safe ?
TWRP is a custom recovery. It has many more functionality than stock recovery!. Due to its backup functionality in case if something gets messed due to flashing you can always restore your TWRP Backup easy and simple. this cannot be done on stock, but if mess is to larger extend then flash stock firmware.
Follow the instructions carefully.
Step 1 :
- Install Samsung Drivers and connect your device to PC. let it install drivers and if its updating let it update. your device drivers should be perfectly installed without a single failure.
- Link to Samsung Drivers
Step 2 :
- Turn of your device and go to odin mode [ Vol down + power + home button (all at the same time) ] release it when you see Galaxy S5 Mini Logo
- Press vol up to confirm
- Now that you are in Odin Mode connect your device via USB cable.
- Now open Odin3 3.09 or 3.07 that you have downloaded.
- If there is a pop-up like Installing ADB drivers let it get finished it usually updates.
- Make sure the COM : xx (xx is usb port number it can be any number so dont worry about it,just verify COM is lit up)
- Now select AP and browse to where you have .tar file and select it
- Make Sure only Default Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time is ticked and nothing.verify twice only these 2 are ticked.
- Click Start and wait for the process to end. DO NOT Interrupt during this time.
- Once it says PASS. BOOT INTO RECOVERY USING VOL UP + HOME + POWER BUTTON.
Rooting your Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini (G800H)
- Download latest SuperSU from here Click Me
- Copy the zip to Internal or external SD Card of your device.
- Power off your device and press vol up + power + home button (all at once)
- Select install zip from sdcard --->choose zip from sdcard ---> scroll down and flash UPDATE-SuperSU-v2.xx.zip
- TWRP Team for their awesome recovery.
- @luki2411 for testing TWRP on Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini (G800H).
TWRP Recovery, Tool/Utility for the Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Current Stable Version: 3.0.0
Stable Release Date: 2015-11-10
Last Updated 2016-02-15