How To Root Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo (GT-I9060)

Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo is a high-end Android smartphone comes with a 5.01 inch 480×800 pixels TFT capacitive touchscreen display, a powerful 5 mega pixel camera, 1.2 Ghz dual-core processor alongside 1 GB RAM running Android 4.2 jelly bean operating system. If you are looking for a smartphone with big screen and high quality features then Galaxy Grand Neo would be the ideal fit for you.

Have you purchased Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo? Would you like to root it for gaining root privileges so that you can install Android rooted apps or custom ROM firmwares? Well, then you are in the right page on our website. Here, I have given a tutorial to root Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo with the help of Kingo Root software.

WARNING: Rooting your Galaxy Grand Neo will void its warranty. Also there is a chance that your device might get bricked by following the rooting procedure given here. So, don’t held us responsible if any of these things happen. You should proceed at your OWN risk.

Root Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo

Prerequisites To Root Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo:

1) The first step you have to do before starting the rooting procedure is to take full backup of your personal data using Samsung Kies. This backup will come in handy if the rooting process unexpectedly deletes the personal data from your mobile.

2) Charge your smartphone battery until it has a good backup. The reason for doing this is to avoid your phone from getting switched off while performing the rooting procedure thereby reducing the chance of your phone getting bricked.

3) Enable USB debugging mode in your Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo. To do this, you have to first enable Developer options which can be done by following this path: Settings -> About -> Tap 5-7 times on Build Number. Once done, follow this path: Settings -> Developer Option -> USB Debugging (tick the box to enable it).

After finishing these prerequisites, you can proceed with the rooting procedure given below.

Also Read: How To Samsung Galaxy Grand Quattro (GT-I8552)

Tutorial To Root Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo (GT-I9060)

1) To get started with the rooting process, you will need Kingo Root Software. Download it from here and install it on your computer.

2) Next connect your Galaxy Grand Neo device with the computer using the original USB data cable in the “USB Debugging Mode“. If you haven’t installed your smartphone drivers on the computer, the Kingo Root software will automatically install all the required USB drivers. Kindly wait for it to get completed.

Kingo Root Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo USB Drivers Installation

3) Once done, disconnect your device from the computer, launch the Kingo Root software and reconnect the device back to the computer. If the USB drivers are properly installed, the Kingo Root software will identify your device and will show a screen with a big orange “Root” button. Just click on it and click “Grant” in your device and wait for the rooting procedure to get completed.

4) Once everything is done, you will see the following screen.

Kingo Root Software Success

Now just click finish. Your device will reboot and upon restart you will have a fully rooted Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo device in your hand. You can use the “Root Checker” app to check whether your device is rooted or not.

That’s it. Now you have successfully finished rooting your Galaxy Grand Neo device. If you encounter any issues while following this tutorial, do let me know via comments.

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Comments

  1. Muhammad Fayed says:

    didn’t work for me .. I have Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo DUOS I9060 (Jelly Bean 4.2.2) and after running kingo rooting method, it says “Not Supported” and place your mail to notify when it does.

  2. My Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo DUOS I9060 reports “Not supported”

  3. Well, in that case you have to go for manual rooting using Odin!

  4. Max Colite says:

    I can’t root my grand neo with odin. it also says fail of the rooting process.

  5. they said not supported,,

  6. my samsung grand neo signal problm,cant register on network,

  7. cardiac stenosis says:

    Both are Not work for my Samsung grand neo duos phone
    what should I do?

  8. I will publish a new tutorial shortly.

  9. Hi , don t work for me too … ” Connectionunstabitil ” :/

  10. how to backup my samsung galaxy grand neo frimware?

  11. Install CWM and take a nandroid backup!

  12. Didnt work
    root failed

  13. Aazib Naseem says:

    It doesn’t work for my h
    Samsung galaxy grand neo. I have to use PNY OTG adapter so it says that the device should be rootedthen only it will work. Please check it!!!!. I don’t have any problem with rooting my phone..

  14. not working says:

    Does not work. At the end it says failed and asks for email

  15. my grand quatro not starting after rooting it shows three screens even i removed battery ..scree willl still on

  16. plz rply me i need help..plz bro

  17. There is no way rooting is causing this issue. Might be something else. Have you tried to install any custom ROMs?

  18. samsung brand all mobile third class quality for old android version jelly bean running & present time lolipop 5.1 version famus so samsung brand smartphone very poor & bed position in indian market.so all friend request Samsung smartphone not purchase

  19. All the grand neo,s can not be rootet

  20. I hav latest software update….can I root my phone?

  21. Sathish says:

    Yes you can do that!

  22. kulwinder says:

    I have note 2 which software use for root on my device I want to update software on computer plz help me

  23. Sathish says:
  24. Krishnendu says:

    I am tested kingo. It says after a process for 15-20 minutes- Root Failed!

  25. sarju maini says:

    my device is not connected
    plz help me

  26. Sathish says:

    Install the USB drivers and then connect again!

  27. firstly my device is not root aftr wrds it rooted but now nothing is happeng in it some six options are show in it these are install, reboot, advanced, and some are also what can i do plzz suggest me
    i think its operating system deleted,,,,,,plz suggest me what can i do

  28. Sathish says:

    I think you have corrupted your firmware. You will need to flash Stock ROM firmware again!