How to Root Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 after Android 4.4 KitKat Upgrade

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 is updated to latest version of Android 4.4 KitKat. If you have updated the device and looking for the rooting procedure then you are on the right path. The Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 now can be rooted running on Android 4.4 KitKat. Rooting of the device gives you extra features like installation of custom ROMs and access to root only apps.


Rooting of android device is your own choice and its voids your warranty. Check the below quick pre-requisites then we will directly take you to the rooting procedure of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 Android tablet.

Disclaimer: Gadgets Academy is not yet all responsible for any damaged occurred to your android device, which is very uneven if you follow the instructions carefully. So try the procedure at your own risk.

Quick Pre-Requisites:

The procedure require the Android KitKat update installed on your Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8.0, as well as USB drivers and Odin on your PC. You should have basic knowledge to operate the device and the battery level of the device should be more than 70%. The procedure is applicable only to Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8.0, trying to flash on any other android device will result in permanent damage.

Procedure to root Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 Android tablet

  1. Download the CF Auto root file. Click here to download the file.
  2. Now open the Odin and connect your android tab to the computer in download mode (restart by holding the power + volume up + home key).
  3. Click PDA and select the downloaded file.
  4. Flash it to your Android Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 and reboot.
  5. Now go to Google Play Store and download the SuperSU app. After successful download, install the app and run to update the binaries.
  6. Congratulations! You have successfully rooted your Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 android tablet.
  7. You can check whether your device is rooted or not by downloading “Root Checker” app from Google Play Store.

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