In this guide you would be able to root Verizon S7/S7 Edge on Android 7.0 Nougat via CF-Auto-root package and Odin.
After posting same rooting guides on Galaxy S6 variants now we are going to show you the step by step process on;
How to root Verizon S7 SM-G930V on Android 7.0 Nougat
How to root Verizon S7 Edge SM-G935V on Android 7.0 Nougat
Stock Android 7.0 Nougat update for Verizon Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge has been released already. The stock firmware is always clean and without any custom modifications so users unlock more options on their device by rooting it. The root access on a device give access to core of the Android system though the manufacturer doesn’t allow you to root because sometimes it damages the device as well, a rooted device would not get OTA updates.
Upgrading the firmware means you are going to flash stock firmware with factory settings that also removes root access if you had it on the previous firmware. After updating users were looking for the proper and easiest root method to root Verizon S7/S7 Edge on Android 7.0 Nougat, fortunately Chainfire’s popular CF-Auto-root package is now available for Verizon S7/S7 Edge. Now in this guide you would be able to root Verizon S7/S7 Edge on Android 7.0 Nougat via CF-Auto-root package and odin.
Note: Verizon S7/S7 Edge can be easily rooted via Chainfire’s Auto root package, rooting your device requires flashing the CF-Auto root package via Odin so the process is almost same for every Samsung device. We don’t need to change it for every device, we have already followed the same process for other Galaxy devices as well.
Process to root Verizon S7/S7 Edge on Nougat Android 7.0 via Odin
Disclaimer: Follow the guide on your own risk, the writer would not be responsible if you damage your device during the process nor we are forcing you to perform the flashing process. Don’t proceed if you think you can’t follow the instructions carefully.
Before you begin:
Your device must be charged minimum 60% to avoid shut down during process.
You will lose the warranty once your device gets root access.
Back up important data including contacts, messages, WhatsApp conversation and even call logs. Click here to see how to create a Nandroid backup.
Enable USB Debugging. Go to Settings > Developer options > USB Debugging
Download and install the latest USB drivers for Samsung on PC. Click here
Download latest Odin 3.12.3. Click here
Download CF-Auto-root for Verizon S7 SM-G930V: Click here
Download CF-Auto-root for Verizon S7 Edge SM-G935V: Click here
Process to root Nougat on Verizon S7/S7 Edge via Odin
Turn off your phone completely.
Now reboot your device into Download Mode, to do so follow this guide.
Once in download Mode, follow this guide to flash the CF-Auto-root package via Odin.
That’s all! If you have successfully rooted your Verizon S7/S7 Edge on Android 7.0 Nougat firmware, give us your feedback and stay tuned for more updates.