How to Root Samsung Galaxy A31 ~3 [Working Methods]

Hello friends, If you are looking for an easy and safe way to root your Samsung Galaxy A31, then you have come to the right place. You do not need to go anywhere else; we are going to give you all the information related to rooting. You can unlock the secret setting of the phone and take full advantage of it; the methods of rooting are given below.

What is root?

Rooting Android is a process that allows you to gain complete control of your Android device. This means that when you root your Android device, you can alter its system storage and gain deep access privileges.

After rooting, you can use other applications as superusers and modify system files and settings. This gives you more control over your device, but it is important to be careful, as doing the wrong procedure can damage your device and also put your warranty at risk.

Advantages or Benefits of rooting

  • Backup and Restoration: After rooting, you can back up all the data on your phone and restore it if needed.
  • Better Security and Control: By rooting, you can increase the security and control of your device, but note that it also increases the responsibility of keeping your device secure.
  • Advanced Applications: Some applications work only on rooted devices and have advanced features, which can make your phone more useful.
  • Customization: After rooting, you can customize your device as per your preferences, such as themes, icons, and various user interface modifications.
  • Unblocking Features: Rooting allows you to unblock various features, such as WiFi hotspots, without tethering data bundles and gives you the freedom to personalize blocked apps.

Disadvantages or Cons of Rooting

  • Warranty may be void: Rooting your device may void the warranty as the user is modifying it and voiding the warranty of the software on the device.
  • Possibility of Bricking: If you accidentally perform the rooting process incorrectly, there may be a possibility of your device getting bricked (out of working condition), which may force the user to purchase a new device.
  • Security Issues: A rooted device is not secure, as it can weaken the system’s security and increase the risk of malware and virus attacks.
  • Software Issues: Rooting may cause issues with the device’s software, and in such cases, the device user may face issues.
  • Battery Life: Some rooted apps can drain battery life, reducing the battery performance of the device.

Pre Requirements:

  • Data Backup: Rooting can corrupt the data on your device. So you must keep your device’s data in a safe place.
  • Battery charge: Make sure that your device’s battery is above 80%. Otherwise, your battery may fully drain.
  • Device version check: Before starting the process, check the device’s model number and version. because you need to download the correct rooting method and files for your device.
  • Internet access: While rooting, you will need internet access. You will need to download an unlock tool and other stuff.
  • Correct USB Drivers and Cable: Install the correct USB drivers for your device on your PC and choose an original USB cable. This will help you connect your phone to the PC properly.

Let’s Root Samsung Galaxy A31

Before starting rooting, make sure to fulfill the prerequisites for safely rooting your Samsung Galaxy A31. We define two techniques for rooting your device. 1st technique. How to root your device without a PC 2nd technique. Root your device using Magisk. and 3rd technique Using Fastboot and ADB The choice is yours; you can choose any of them.

Warning:- Please note that rooting may void your device’s warranty and may cause security issues if used unauthorized. So root your device at your own risk.

Method #1: Root Samsung Galaxy A31 Without PC

  • Download and install the KingoRoot app on your Samsung Galaxy A31.
install the application
  • Make sure to enable the “unknown source” settings on your device.
  • Now, open the application and click on the One-Click Root option.
One Click Root option
  • Wait until the rooting process ends on the Kingoroot app.
  • After completing the process, your Samsung Galaxy A31 has been successfully rooted.

Method #2: Using the TWRP Custom Recovery

Step 1: Unlock the bootloader

  • Enable Developer Options: Go to device Settings, scroll down, and tap on >> “About phone” >> then tap on >> “Build number”, several times until >> “Developer Options” is activated.
Enable Devloper Option
  • Go to Settings and select “Developers Mode.” Now find the options “OEM Unlocking” and “USB Debugging” and enable them.
Enable USB Debugging
oem unlocking
  • Now boot your Samsung Galaxy A31 into bootloader mode to unlock the bootloader.
  • Connect the phone to the PC or laptop using a USB cable.
  • Type the command “fastboot oem unlock” in the terminal.

Step 2: Install and flash TWRP custom Recovery

  • Download the file: Go to the TWRP official website and download the TWRP recovery file for your Samsung Galaxy A31, according to your device’s model “Galaxy A31” and brand “Samsung.” The file can be a string or in “img” format.
  • Boot your phone into bootloader mode: To enter bootloader mode, you can press and hold your phone’s “Power button” and “Volume Down” buttons simultaneously. After that, you have to select “Bootloader” or “Fastboot” by using the “Volume Up/Down button”.
  • Flashing TWRP Recovery: After getting your phone into Fastboot mode, use a USB cable and connect it to your PC.
  • Flash the recovery: Now, open the flashing tool on your PC and select the TWRP recovery file on your phone. Select the appropriate option to flash the file, and wait for the process to complete.

If you need a TWRP installation guide, check out our related posts; you may know more about TWRP Custom Recovery.

Step 3: Get the correct Magisk Zip

We assume that you have completed the TWRP flashing process on your Samsung Galaxy A31. Which we have told you about in the earlier methods. After that, you are ready to flash the Magisk zip file. So now download the latest Magisk zip files given below.

Step 4: Root using Magisk Zip

  • Let’s start by booting TWRP Custom Recovery.
  • Press the “Install button” and find the “Magisk file”.
Install Button
  • Select the “.zip” file from the shown list to open the flashing menu.
Select Magisk Zip
  • “Swipe right” to start the flashing process.
Right swipe
  • Reboot your device when the flashing process is complete.

Awesome! Now you can customize your Samsung Galaxy A31 as you wish. You have rooted your device successfully.

Method #3: Using Fastboot and ADB

Download platform tools and ADB drivers for your PC or laptop.

  • Go to Settings >> About Phone >> Tap on “Build Number” several times until “Developer Mode” is enabled.
  • Access the “Developer option” to enable “USB debugging” and “OEM unlocking.”.
oem unlocking
  • Connect your smartphone to the PC or laptop using the “USB Cable”.
  • Open the platform tool folder and type “cmd” in the folder’s search bar.
  • A terminal window or command prompt will display on the screen.
  • Now type the first command, “adb reboot bootloader”. to boot into the bootloader.
adb reboot bootloader
  • Now, enter the command “fastboot flash boot” and choose then hit Enter to start the flashing process on your device.
fastboot flash boot
  • Finally, type the command “fastboot reboot” to reboot your Samsung Galaxy A31.

How do I uninstall Magisk on Samsung Galaxy A31?

If you are thinking about unrooting your device, then simply follow the steps to unroot your Samsung Galaxy A31.

  • Open the Magisk app on your device.
  • Go to the “Settings” menu Tap (three horizontal lines) in the upper-left corner, and then select “Settings”.
  • Scroll down in the Settings menu and tap the “Uninstall” button.
Uninstall Magisk
  • Follow the prompts to “uninstall Magisk” and restore your device to its original, unrooted state.
Complete Uninstall

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q- Can Android 12 be rooted?

Ans. Yes, Android 12 can be rooted, but the process may vary depending on the device and software version. Rooting can void warranties and pose security risks, so it should be done carefully and with awareness of potential consequences.

Q- Is King root safe?

Ans. Using KingRoot to root your device may pose security risks as it can compromise the device’s security and warranty. It’s recommended to use alternative, trusted methods for rooting to ensure safety.

Q- Does rooting speed up Android?

Ans. Rooting can potentially improve Android performance by allowing users to remove bloatware and customize system settings, but it also carries risks like voiding warranties and exposing security vulnerabilities. Whether it speeds up your device depends on how you use it and the specific modifications you make.


So friends, if you have come here, then you must have started rooting your Samsung Galaxy A31, and I hope that you will be able to root easily with the help of our steps if you still have any kind of problem while rooting. If you face any problems, then you can tell us in the comment box. Thanks for reading the article to the end.

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