How to Root Install TWRP Recovery On Galaxy A8 SM-A800i


How to Root and Install TWRP Recovery On Galaxy A8 SM-A800i : This Guide will help you how to install TWRP Custom Recovery on your Samsung Galaxy A8 SM-A800i running on Android 5.1 lollipop.

This is not an official TWRP Recovery for Galaxy A8. Download now and enjoy Custom Recovery on Galaxy A8 2015. The TWRP Recovery comes with 3.1.0 version which has a Material Design, Touch Screen Support, and Encryption mode.

Samsung Galaxy A8 smartphone was launched in August 2015. The phone comes with a 5.70-inch touchscreen display. The Galaxy A8 (2015) runs Android lollipop and is powered by a 3050mAh. 


  • Supported devices : A8 SM-A800i/ A8elte
  • Charge your phone up to 60%
  • Backup your current data before doing this steps
  • You can also backup your apps data by using Titanium Backup

Before doing the methods, I just want to warn you that , if you don’t read the steps and do something wrong can brick your device. So be careful I’m not responsible for any damage

How to Install TWRP Recovery Galaxy on Galaxy A8 SM-A800i

Before proceeding make sure that USB drivers should be properly installed on your computer.

Download Samsung USB Drivers on Windows and Mac

  1. Download & Extract Odin Tool, place  twrp_3.0.2-0._sm-a800i.tar both in the same folder
  2. Enable USB Debugging & OEM Unlock from Settings > Developer Options, Now turn off your device.
  3. Then turn it on by pressing (Volume Down + Home Button + Power Key) simultaneously, Now you will see warning message just press volume up button to skip it and it, will reboot your device into Download Mode
  4. Now open Odin Tool in you computer, connect your Device with PC using Data Cable. When you plug it the ID: Com box will turn blue in ODIN.
  5. Now just click on AP or PDA(if you have any other version of ODIN) tab in Odin and select twrp_3.0.2-0._sm-a800i.tar
  6. Make sure that you have choose the settings according to below image
  7. Now click on start and wait for the process to complete

After the process completed you device will be rebooted and remove it from PC. Now You have successfully installed TWRP Recovery on your Galaxy J1 SM-J100H / J100ML

How to Root Galaxy A8 SM-A800i

  • Download SuperSU-v2.78 File And Copy It To Your Sd Card.
  • Boot your phone Into Recovery (Press and hold Volume Up + Home + Power button)
  • Navigate and Select Install Zip From SDCard> Choose Zip From SDCard. Select Supersu Zip File And Press Yes To Confirm Installation.

Finally, reboot your device you have successfully Root your device. Congratulations!

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