We have put together a detailed step-by-step instructions guide on how to root Galaxy Pop Plus S5570I on Android 2.3.6. If you are used to installing custom ROMs on your Galaxy Pop Plus S5570I, then this should not be any different for you.
Please read the entire tutorial once before actually performing it. This tutorial has to be performed via stock recovery.
- This tutorial is only for rooting Galaxy Pop Plus S5570I. Please do not try on any other Galaxy Pop Plus variants.
- Make sure you backup all your data in your phone before proceeding.
Complete Step-By-Step Instructions:
Step 1 - Download Root (pop_plus_root.zip) for Galaxy Pop Plus S5570I to your computer.
Step 2 - Connect and mount your Galaxy Pop Plus USB memory on your computer using the USB cable.
Step 3 - Now copy/paste the downloaded pop_plus_root.zip file to your SD card. Make sure the file is in the SD card root (not in any folder).
Step 4 - Then turn off your phone and disconnect from the USB cable.
Step 5 - Now to get in the recovery mode. Switch on the phone while pressing and holding Volume Up + Home + Power buttons together.
Step 6 - In recovery, select “apply update from SDcard” and press the Power button to select it.
Step 8 -Now using your volume keys, navigate to the pop_plus_root.zip file that you copied to your SD card and select it using the power button. Installation procedure should start now.
Step 9 - After the installation completes, reboot the phone by selecting “reboot system now” from the recovery menu. The phone will boot now.
That’s it. Your Samsung Galaxy Pop Plus S5570I has now been rooted on Android 2.3.6. Check for the Superuser app in your apps list to verify.
To make sure you have correctly installed the above root method and it’s working,verify with Root Checker as given in the link.
Now, to install ClockworkMod custom recovery on your phone, proceed to the next page for the tutorial and downloads.