Download and Install CWM Recovery On Samsung Galaxy Note Edge
Consumers who are planning to purchase the new Samsung Galaxy Note Edge are in for an exciting journey as the latest device is packed with amazing features, including:
- A 5.7-inch QHD display
- Resolution of 524 ppi
- 3 GB RAM
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 SoC
- 7 GHz CPU with Adreno 420 GPU
- Android 4.4.4 Kit Kat operating system
- 16 mp rear camera and 3.7 mp front camera
- 32 GB internal storage
- Thankfully, developers once again performed awesome work and created a ClockworkMod recovery for almost all of the variants of the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge. This article will provide you with a step by step guide to install CWM on the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge N9150 / N915P / N915S / N915K / N915G / N915 T.Before beginning the installation process, here are some notes that you have to consider:This step by step guide will only work for Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N9150 / SM-N915P / SM-N915S / SM-N915K / N915F / N915G / N915T. If you are not sure about your device model, you may check it by going to your Settings menu and clicking ‘About Device’. Using this guide for another device model may cause bricking, so if you are not a Galaxy Note Edge user, do not proceed.
Your remaining battery percentage should not be less than 60 percent. This will prevent you from having power issues while the installation is ongoing, and therefore will prevent soft bricking of your device.
Backup all of your data and files to avoid losing them, including your contacts, messages, call logs, and media files. This will ensure that you will always have a copy of your data and files. If your device is already rooted, you may use Titanium Backup. If you already have an installed TWRP or CWM custom recovery, you may use Nandroid Backup.
Also backup your mobile’s EFS
Use only your phone’s OEM data cable so that that the connection is stable
Make sure that your Samsung Kies, Antivirus software, and Windows Firewall are turned off when you are using Odin3
Your Samsung Galaxy Note 3 should be rooted
You need to flash TWRP or CWM custom recovery
Download Samsung USD drivers
Download CWM Recovery for Samsung Galaxy Note Edge
Download Odin 3
Note: The methods needed to flash custom recoveries, roms and to root your phone can result in bricking your device. Rooting your device will also void the warranty and it will no longer be eligible for free device services from manufacturers or warranty providers. Be responsible and keep these in mind before you decide to proceed on your own responsibility. In case a mishap occurs, we or the device manufacturers should never be held responsible.
Step by Step Installation Guide:
- Open Odin 3 from the folder where it is extracted
- Put the Galaxy Note Edge in Download Mode by shutting it down completely then turning it on again by simultaneously pressing the home, power, and volume down buttons until a warning appears. Press the volume up button to proceed.
- Connect your device to your computer or laptop. You will know that your phone has been detected when Odin turns blue
- In Odin 3, look for the AP tab or the PDA tab and click it
- Make sure that the Options allowed in Odin are f.reset and auto reboot. Wait for the pop up window to appear
- Look for the file ‘recovery.tar’ then press ‘Start’ in Odin
- Remove your OEM data cable from your computer once your device has finished restarting
- Boot into CWM Recovery Mode by shutting down the device completely then turning it on again by simultaneously pressing the home, power, and volume up buttons until a warning appears.
Now, in order to provide root access for your Samsung Galaxy Note Edge:
- Download the zip file SuperSu
- Copy the file to your device’s internal storage
- Boot into CWM Recovery Mode
- Click install then press ‘Choose zip from SD card’
- Look for the zip file ‘SuperSu’ then click Yes
- Restart your device and open your app drawer to verify that SuperSu has been successfully installed
Congratulations! At this point, you have successfully installed CWM on your Samsung Galaxy Note Edge and provided root access for your device. You may also want to make a Nandroid backup to ensure that you don’t accidentally lose vital files.
If you have additional questions about this easy step by step process, do not hesitate to ask through the comments section below.