Root & Install ClockworkMod (CWM) Recovery on Galaxy S3 Mini I8190

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Root and install ClockworkMod (CWM) Recovery on Galaxy S3 Mini I8190. Galaxy S3 Mini I8190 is a Mini SIM 4.0 inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen smartphone having 8/16 GB Internal Memory, 1 GB RAM and powered by 1 GHz dual-core Cortex-A9 processor. We will be going through the guide to root and install ClockworkMod (CWM) Recovery on Galaxy S3 Mini I8190.

Rooting voids warranty of your device and to regain warranty you will have to install official firmware.

The guide mentioned below is only for Galaxy S3 Mini I8190 and not for any other device. You can check Model number of device by going to Settings >> About phone.

We cannot be held liable of any damage done to your device while following the below mentioned procedure.

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Take a complete backup of data,apps and settings as the procedure may wipe your data.

Make sure that the battery of device has a minimum charge of 60%.

Enable “USB debugging” on your device by going to Settings >> Developer options >> Enable USB debugging.

Download Kies Software to install drivers.

Download Odin (Odin307.zip).

Root Galaxy S3 Mini I8190

Download Pre-Rooted Package for Galaxy S3 Mini I8190 from here (HOME_I8190XXAMB3_I8190OXAAMB3_rooted_by _avicohh.exe).

Extract the Firmware file which you have downloaded in above step. You will get “.tar” file along with other files.

Extract Odin to get “Odin3 v3.07.exe” file.

Switch off device.

Boot device into download mode. Press and hold Volume Down, Home, Power till device turns on and then press Volume Up to enter download mode.

Connect device to computer using USB cable. Odin will detect your device and ID:COM will turn yellow and a message appears saying “Added”. Re-install drivers if Odin fails to detect device.

Click on “PDA button” in Odin and navigate to select “.tar″ file which you have downloaded.

In Odin make sure that “Auto Reboot” and “F.Reset Time” are selected and “Re-Partition” check box is unchecked.

Click on Start button in Odin to start rooting of your device. It will take few minutes for the whole rooting process.

When rooting is complete you will get a PASS message.

Disconnect device from your computer and now you have got a rooted Galaxy S3 Mini I8190.

Install ClockworkMod (CWM) Recovery on Galaxy S3 Mini I8190

Download ClockworkMod (CWM) Recovery for Galaxy S3 Mini I8190 from here and Odin (Odin307.zip).

Extract both the files which you have downloaded above.

Switch off device enter into recovery mode. Boot device into download mode. Press and hold Volume Down, Home, Power till device turns on and then press Volume Up to enter download mode.

Connect device to computer using USB cable. Odin will detect your device and ID:COM will turn yellow and a message appears saying “Added”. Re-install drivers if Odin fails to detect device.

Click on “PDA button” in Odin and navigate to select “.tar″ file which you have downloaded.

In Odin make sure that “Auto Reboot” and “F.Reset Time” are selected and “Re-Partition” check box is unchecked.

Click on Start button in Odin to start flashing Recovery. When flashing is complete you will get a PASS message.

Disconnect device from your computer and let it boot automatically.

You have rooted and installed ClockworkMod (CWM) Recovery on Galaxy S3 Mini I8190.