Guide to Root Galaxy Grand Duos I9082 and Install CWM

Galaxy Grand GT-I9082 users congrats as we’re covering tutorial on Root Galaxy Grand Duos I9082 and install CWM recovery running on Android 4.1 or 4.2.2 Jelly Bean.


Galaxy Grand Duos I9082 was yet another successful smartphone by Samsung which was released in January 2013. The phone is packed with Cortex-A9 1.2Ghz Dual Core processor, 1GB of RAM, 8 Megapixel camera with 1080p support and 8GB of internet memory with SD card support. Apart from that, Grand Duos comes with gorgeous 5-inch capacitive touch screen which is wonderful for surfing web and watching videos. If you own this phone then good news for you is that we will guide you how to Root Galaxy Grand Duos GT-I9082 and Install CWM.


Root Galaxy Grand Duos I9082 and Install CWM

Please keep in mind that rooting your Galaxy Grand Duos I9082 will void its warranty mean you will no longer be able to claim its warranty. So do it at your own risk, we cannot be held responsible if you end up bricking your phone.

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  • First of all you need to have your mobile phone charged. It should have atleast 80% charge remaining.
  • Enable USB Debugging on your phone from Settings –> Manage Applications –> Development –> USB Debugging.
  • The most important one: Back up all your important data like contacts, SMS, emails etc.
  • Download the latest USB Drivers for your Android Device from manufacturer official website.

Tutorial to Root Galaxy Grand Duos I9082 and Install CWM

Before we proceed with rooting Galaxy Grand Duos I9082, we will need to flash CWM Recovery on Galaxy Grand I9082. So lets start!

Install CWM Recovery on Galaxy Grand Duos I9082

Download CWM Recovery Image for i9082  and ODIN Flasher. When downloading is completed, place it on your desktop. First extract the ODIN flasher folder and then extract the CWM Recovery one.

Now turn OFF your Galaxy Grand Duos and boot it into download mode. For that press and hold “Volume Down + Power + Home”  button until you see a logo on screen. When the phone is in download mode, connect it to your PC.

Now launch ODIN and wait for few seconds till ODIN recognizes your phone. When its done, check boxes “Auto reboot” and “F.Reset Time” boxes. Now click on PDA box and browse for the CWM zip file you downloaded. At last hit the start button.

Now in this way you have installed CWM Recovery on Galaxy Grand Duos GT-I9082. Now you are ready to proceed with tutorial to Root Galaxy Grand Duos I9082.

Root Galaxy Grand Duos I9082

To start rooting process, download SuperSU for Galaxy Grand Duos [Android 4.2.2]. Place the downloaded zip file on your desktop.

Now boot your Galaxy Grand Duos I9082 to recovery mode.. For that turn OFF your smartphone and then press an hold “Volume Up + Home + Power Buttons” for few seconds.

In main recovery menu and select “Install ZIP from sdcard” followed by selecting “Choose zip from sdcard” and browse for the package you have just transferred to your phone SD card. This will start the rooting process. Once it is completed, reboot your phone from main recovery menu.

That all you need to Root Galaxy Grand Duos I9082 and Install CWM on it. The process though was very lengthy and hard but at same time we made is as simple as possible for our readers.


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