Philz CWM6: Root N700DXLSE DXLS8 Samsung Galaxy Note Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean SE-Asia Update

Here’s the root method that works for South East Asian countries Samsung Galaxy Note GT-N7000 that has been upgraded to the latest official Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update.  The latest 4.1.2 update comes with new firmware build number as N7000DXLSE with baseband version  N7000DXLS8. The root process is too easy for experienced users but   for beginners is a bit risky on some part.  Those who hasn’t receive this DXLSE 4.1.2 update yet, shall check this update on Kies and update your device, before you want to decide into rooting.

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N7000DXLSE Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean

Device: Samsung Galaxy Note
Model number: GT-N7000
Region: South East Asia
Country: Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines and Vietnam.
Android version: 4.1.2
PDA: N7000DXLSE
Modem: N7000DXLS8
CSC: N7000OLBLSE
Build number: JZO54K.N7000DXLSE

For advance users you also can grab the N7000DXLSE stock ROM below ans install it first then you may proceed on rooting.

Disclaimer: This method are for developers and advance users only. We shall not take any responsibility if anything happen to your device by using this guide.

– Odin downloader –  Odin3 v3.07
– USB Driver Link (install it)
Download the original N7000DXLSE Stock Firmware at Samsung-updates:
Singapore (unbranded) XSP_N7000DXLSE N7000OLBLSE
Singapore (SingTel) SIN_N7000DXLSE N7000OLBLSE
Singapore (StarHub) STH_N7000DXLSE N7000OLBLSE
Singapore (M1) MM1_N7000DXLSE N7000OLBLSE link
Indonesia (unbranded) XSE_N7000DXLSE N7000OLBLSE
Malaysia (unbranded) XME_N7000DXLSE N7000OLBLSE
Thailand (unbranded) THL_N7000DXLSE N7000OLBLSE
Philippines (Sun) XTC_N7000DXLSE N7000OLBLSE
Philippines (Globe) GLB_N7000DXLSE N7000OLBLSE
Philippines (Smart) SMA_N7000DXLSE N7000OLBLSE
Vietnam (unbranded) XEV_N7000DXLSE N7000OLBLSE
Vietnam (Viettel Mobile) XXV_N7000DXLSE N7000OLBLSE

  1. Extract or unzip the downloaded file. use winzip, 7zip, or any extracting softwarein your computer or laptop.
  2. Grab and install the USB driver
  3. Start odin3 and configure its options: DO NOT Tick “Re-partition” options.
  4. Click on the PDA button then load the KIES_HOME_N7000DXLSE_N7000OLBSE.tar.md5′ file
  5. Boot the device into download mode (Volume down+Home+Power) button
  6. Connect the device in download mode to PC via USB
  7. Press start to flash the tar.md5 package
  8. Wait until it finishes flashing and the device completely reboots, then remove it form PC connection
  9. Now, proceed to root your newly installed 4.1.2 Jelly bean.

How to Root DXLSE Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean on Samsung Galaxy Note N7000

You can use PhilZ-cwm6  with CWM 6.0.3.0 based recovery to root. Philz-CWM6 root kernel does not just root your Samsung Galaxy Note but it also adds up the enhanced clockworkmod 6 full touch based recovery on your device in just simple steps ahead. This root is absolutely safe for it has a “stock based kernel”  to avoid brick bug issues. This is also a handy rooting technique by way of  just flashing it via Stock Recovery, or if you already have installed custom recovery and even in Odin without the frustrating yellow triangle.

There are two root packages you can choose, either install it via stock recovery or the tar file which can be flash through Odin. You can grab the files here – forum.xda-developers.com.

Method 1:  Install Root via Stock Recovery Update zip

Recommended Method – Recovery (.zip) packages instructions – Will also root your phone

  1. They come in the form of -signed.zip files that can be flashed in stock recovery 3e: No Yellow Triangle
  2. Download PhilZ-cwm6-DXLSE-OLB-4.91.2-signed.zip
  3. Copy or Put the previously downloaded PhilZ-cwm6-DXLSE-OLB-4.91.2-signed.zip file on your external sd card (not internal)
  4. Boot into stock recovery (volume up+home+power) button
  5. Select “apply update from external storage”. Use volume keys to toggle and home or power button to select option.
  6. Now select the PhilZ-cwm6-DXLSE-OLB-4.91.2-signed.zip file you copied in previous step.
  7. You are rooted + new PhilZ-cwm6 kernel with CWM6

Method 2:  Install Root using Odin

  1. Grab Odin3_v3.07
  2. Grab and install the USB driver (install it)
  3. Start odin3 and configure its options: DO NOT Tick “Re-partition” options.
  4. Click on the PDA button then load the .tar file
  5. Boot the device into download mode (Volume down+Home+Power) button
  6. Connect phone in download mode to PC via USB
  7. Press start to flash the tar.md5 package
  8. To root, download the root file from here ( Choose Method 1)

For more detailed information, just head over to XDA-Developer original thread and directly ask any assistance from Phil – the developer himself.

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