Those who already receives and managed to upgrade their Samsung Galaxy Tab Plus 7.0 (GT-P6200) with the latest official Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update with build number P6200XXMC3 and now wants to root it, then here’s the root method that works for Galaxy Tab p6200. The XXMC3 is the first official Android 4.1.2 jelly bean that initially rolling out in Austria, those who might want to gain root access can simply install the latest superSU via CWM recovery. Older rooting method that works before the ICS 4.0.4 will not tend to work now with this latest 4.1.2 JB update.
Those who might missed this update can manually install and upgrade their Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.0 p6200 to Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean in no time. All you need to do is grab the original firmware or stock ROM P6200XXMC3 and flash it with Odin.
How to Root the Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus P6200 runs with Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean (P6200XXMC3)
Disclaimer: Rooting voids the warranty of your device. We and the developer of this rooting procedures shall not be held responsible if any undesirable outcomes may happen to your device. use of this root guide is solely at your own risk!
A: Install CWM recovery
Step 1. Download these two needed files
– ( Recovery.tar.rarand Superuser-3.1.3-arm-signed.zip )
Step 2. Copy the Superuser-3.1.3-arm-signed.zip files to your Galaxy Tab SDcard.
Step 2. Download Odin and install the USB driver.
Step 3. Extract the recovery.tar.rar file using winrar, 7zip, winzip or any extracting tool you have in your computer.
Step 4. Run Odin, click the PDA button then browse the recovery.tar.md5
(make sure not to tick the “Re-Partition” checkbox)
Step 5. Reboot the Galaxy Tab into download mode – Press and hold Volume Down and Power button.
Step 6. Connect the device to the computer using the supplied USB cable.
Step 7. Once the device is recognized with Odin (ID:COM box highlighted in bluish color)
Step 8. Hit START button.
Step 9. Wait until it finishes flashing, then once the device reboots unplug the phone from the computer.
B: Installing SuperSU via CWM.
Step 10. Reboot the Tab to recovery mode (Hold Volume Up+Power till it reboot to recovery)
Once in recovery mode, use the volume button to scroll up or down then navigate to “Apply Update zip” from internal storage, instead of external storage.
– Choose install zip from sdcard.
– Choose zip from sdcard.
– Choose Superuser-3.1.3-arm-signed.zip and Yes – Superuser-3.1.3-arm-signed.zip.
– Once done, choose reboot system now.
You will then can find the superuser app in your drawer.
Thank’s to all fellas at XDA who first tried out this rooting technique. This root method was originally posted via XDA-Developer original thread,
Does this root method really works on your Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.0 P6200 that now runs with Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean? Share us your thoughts and issues that you might encountered.