Rooting Guide

How to Root Samsung Galaxy A20 using Magisk

If you’re using the Samsung Galaxy A20 device and want to root it in an easy way, this guide is for you. In order to get superuser access on your device over system and subsystem files, rooting is required. It’s worth mentioning that if you’re an Android geek or do so many customizations/tweaks with your device, then rooting will come in handy for you. Otherwise, if you’re a normal user then it may not be useful to you. Here in this guide, we will share with you the steps and requirements on How to Root Samsung Galaxy A20 using Magisk.

In order to root your Android smartphone or a tablet device, you will require to unlock the device bootloader and install the Magisk and Magisk Manager. By flashing the Magisk Patched Boot Image File on your device, you will be ready to use your device systemless-ly. Magisk allows the user to root their devices without affecting any system core file so that you can use your rooted device without any limitation. Additionally, due to the systemless root access, all the banking-related apps, Google’s SafetyNet feature will be intact.

The Samsung Galaxy A20 is one of the mid-range segment smartphones that comes with decent hardware specifications and camera setup. By enabling the root access, you can install custom mods, remove bloatware, change themes, UI, lock screen, status bar, access to root directory files, etc.

Smartphone Rooting

Rooting is the process of gaining full admin control of the Android device. You can use the device to its full potential,‘Rooting’ means giving yourself special privilege or “root permissions” on your phone. It’s similar to running plus grams as administrators in Windows.

After rooting your device you can install different MODs, kernel, ROMs on your device. You can install the latest Android updates (like the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow) on older devices by installing third party ROMs like CyanogenMod 13. You can overclock the CPU and GPU of your device to get the best performance. You can hibernate any app you want. You can underclock the CPU to get a better battery life.

For more information about Android rooting, check out our detailed post here > What Is Rooting Android Phone? Advantages And Disadvantages

Disclaimer

rootmygalaxy.net will not be held responsible for any kind of damage occurred to your device while following this tutorial. Do it at your own risk.

Pre-Requisites

Unlock the Bootloader of Galaxy A20

How to Root Samsung Galaxy A20 using Magisk

Root Samsung Galaxy A20 using Magisk

First You should try rooting tools as they are safe, Root Any Device Without PC: How To Root Any Android Mobile Without PC or Laptop. If this doesn’t work you can try the regular TWRP method.

Note: There are thousands and thousands of Android devices in the world so it is not possible to test all the TWRP recovery. Here we only share files that are already shared on the internet. So it is recommended to test these at your own risk and to be on the safer side, please keep a backup of your current files.

Download Magisk Steps to Install Magisk on Android (Install Root)

How To Unroot Samsung Galaxy A20

You have to install the stock firmware to unroot the device completely. Check out the guide.

How to Install Stock ROM on Samsung Galaxy Devices via Odin Tool

We hope that this guide is useful to you. For any queries, let us know in the comments below.

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Ravis Sharma

An Android enthusiast who loves to read and write about Android.

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