How to Root Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) without PC: Samsung recently launched its latest smartphone known as Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016). It comes packed with 5-inch HD capacitive touchscreen display with 1280 x 720-pixel resolution, powered by Quad-core Spreadtrum processor clocked at 1.5GHz with Mal 400MP2 GPU, paired with 1.5GB of RAM, 8GB of internal storage and can be expandable up to 32GB with microSD.
It sports an 8MP Autofocus rear camera with dual LED flash and has a 5MP front-facing camera with Smart glow feature. It supports Dual SIM with dual standby which allows the user to use both the numbers at a time. Other than this the smartphone is equipped with connectivity features like 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Wi-fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS and has a huge 2,600 mAh battery for a long battery life.
To connect yourSamsung Galaxy J2 (2016) to your computer, you need to download supported USB Drivers. USB Drivers are also required for rooting by connecting it to your PC. By connecting your smartphone to your PC, you can transfer and share media files easily. To download the USB drivers for your Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) follow the steps given below. You can also download USB drivers for Motorola Moto G (3rd Gen)
Key Features of Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016):
Display: 5-inch Full HD capacitive touchscreen display with 1280 x 720-pixel resolution.
Processor: 1.5GHz Quad-core Spreadtrum processor
OS: Android v6.0 Marshmallow
Internal storage: 8GB, microSD up to 32GB
Primary Camera: 8MP Autofocus rear camera with Dual-tone dual LED flash
Secondary Camera: 5MP Front-facing camera with Smart Glow
Connectivity: 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Wi-fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS
Battery: 2,600 mAh battery
Pre requisites to Root Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016)
Before rooting your Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) make sure that your phone battery is 100%.
Before starting the rooting process create a backup of your phone, you will not lose any data from your phone by rooting, but it is better to create a backup for safety.
Installation via Unknown sources should be enabled on your device. To enable it to go to Settings > Security > Mark Unknown Sources.
Now download KingoRoot app for your Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) from here.
Root Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) without PC
Step 1: After downloading KingoRoot app on your phone copy the app to the internal storage of your Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016).
Step 2: Open the file manager that you are using on your Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) and browse the KingoRoot app that you have copied to the internal storage of your phone.
Step 3: Now install the KingoRoot app on your device. Once the app gets installed, you will be able to see the app in the apps drawer.
Step 4: Make sure that you are connected to the internet. Choose a strong internet connection like Wifi of 3G connectivity.
Step 5: Now open the KingoRoot app from the app drawer of your device. You will see a blue button with some Chinese words written on it.
Step 6: Click that blue button and the rooting process will start on your Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016).
Step 7: The rooting process will not take much time. The process will be completed within 1-2 minutes.
Once you have completed the rooting process of your Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016), you will be able to see a Kinguser app in the app drawer of your device.That’s it; you have successfully rooted Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) without using PC.