Simple Way to Root Qualcomm-based Galaxy S4
A recognized developer at XDA-developers has posted an easy way to root Samsung Galaxy S4 based on Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 (GT-I9505) chip using a tool named Motochoppper.
Motochopper, previously used for Motorola devices, can now be used for rooting Qualcomm-chipped Galaxy S4 variants by simply downloading and executing the tool.
- Download the zip file and extract it.
- Install the latest USB drivers while using this tool in Windows.
- Enable USB-debugging mode in the device and connect it to your computer.
- Execute “run.bat” file in Windows or execute “./run.sh” while using Linux & Mac OS X.
- Approve ADB mode from your PC.
Disclaimer: Use this tool at your own risk! In the absence of custom recoveries, this tool might damage or kill your device.
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