How to Root Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos I9082

So you have owned Galaxy Grand Duos? How about Rooting your device? You are on the right place to root your Galaxy Grand Duos I9082. Galaxy Grand was recently released in the month of July, Year 2013 by Samsung Inc. The device has done well, and received good response from the users world wide! I don’t know about yours experience? Tell us your experience with Galaxy Grand after you Root your device successfully. Now here my main concern is to guide you step by step, to root your Galaxy Grand. Folks, Rooting your device is not hard thing to do, but you have be very confidence, when doing the procedure of Rooting your device. Also, you need to double check your device model before you proceed. Now I have already stated, that this rooting tutorial is for the Galaxy Grand Duos I9082, so if you have got the correct model and device! That’s right, you are eligible.

Guidelines and Requirements:

  • Rooting your device will void your warranty.
  • Before you proceed further, it is recommended that you disable the Anti-virus program or Samsung skies if you do have on your system.
  • Enable USB Debugging from Settings>>Developers Options.
  • Make sure you have enough battery on your device.
  • Last but not the least, You are doing this at your own risk.
  • Download Odin3 V3.07 [Direct Link]
  • Download CWM Recovery Zip file package for Galaxy Grand [Direct Link]
  • Download SuperSU App Zip file package and move/save it to your device Sdcard. [Direct Link]

There two steps in this specific, Rooting your Galaxy Grand Duos:

  1. First we will install ClockworkMod Recovery also called CWM
  2. Then we will proceed to Root your Galaxy Grand Duos

How to Install CWM Recovery

Step 1. First of all, Turn Off your device, and boot it into Download Mode, by holding the Volume Down+Home+Power Button at the same time. You should then Press the Volume Up button to confirm download mode.

Step 2. Double click on Odin3.exe to Launch the application. Make sure it detects your device.

Step 3. Now before you further proceed, Make sure you the Repartition Option is not checked and Check the Auto Reboot option.

Step 4. When everything gets ready, Hit the PDA button and select the CWM Recovery .md5 file, you have extracted earlier, and then Click on START button to Install CWM Recovery Mode on your Galaxy Grand Duos. It approximately takes 30 seconds to complete the process, Odin will prompt you a green box PASS message which confirms that you have successfully flashed CWM Recovery. After this your device will reboot and wait until it normally starts.

Now you have successfully Installed CWM Recovery Mode on your Grand Duos, now follow the instructions to Root Galaxy Grand Duos:

Root Galaxy Grand Duos I9082

Step 1. Now switch off your device and this time boot it into CWM Recovery mode by holding the Volume Up+Home+Power buttons simultaneously, unless you see the CWM Recovery Options/Menu as shown in the below image:

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Step 2. Now you will be using your Volume Up/Down Buttons to Navigate through different options and use your Power key to select options.

Step 3. Now choose the option ” Install zip from Sdcard“, and choose the file you have earlier saved on your Sdcard.

Step 4. When the installation gets complete, you can then go back to CWM Options and choose the option ” Reboot System Now“, Now wait for your device to Boot normally.

Congrats! You have successfully completed your mission, to Root your Galaxy Duos. Now SuperSU App should be installed on your device, which confirms you’ve successfully rooted the Galaxy Grand Duos GT-i9082.

  • sahel


    I did everything on the right steps, but my device is not starting in CWM when i press the buttons the Samsung and device name keeps flashing without going into recovery.

    Once i leave the buttons the phone starts normally and not into recovery.

    Please i need to know how to solve it.


    • Sahel, the method is simple, Press and Hold the Volume Up+Home+Power Buttons at the same time, until you see the Recovery Menu.