Galaxy S7/Edge root released! USA versions!

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  1. Xanthe
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  2. Swiftloke

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    S6?
     
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    Oh boy, oh boy, oh boy!
    Hopefully this will mean CM on the S7.
    If they finally have RE'd the Exynos or whatever it's called.

    Come on Samsung, just open source it for fuck sakes.
     
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    This really made my day, thank you for sharing this.

    The Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge is my very first Android phone so I cant wait to try out rooting for the first time
     
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    well yeah if someone managed to "bypass" the extreme locking, there will be cm soon
     
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    What is it that you guys rooting for and sacrifice security?
     
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    fuck security, cause we need cyanogenmod. Btw nexus and samsung devices are the most secure ones, because to frequent security updates.
     
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    "Samsung" and "frequent updates" in the same sentence?
    AHAHAHHAAAAAAAAHAHAHAHAHAHA:rofl2::rofl2::rofl2::rofl2::rofl2::rofl2::rofl2::rofl2::rofl2::rofl2::rofl2::rofl2::rofl2::rofl2::rofl2::rofl2::rofl2::rofl2::rofl2::rofl2::rofl2::rofl2::rofl2:
     
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    yes, the flagships get frequent security updates. last year's flagships? you can only dream
     
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    Samsung devices and secure in the same sentence? Right

    Edit: Damn I got ninja'd pretty hard.
     
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    Not to mention the dozens of non-flagship phones they put out that will never see a security update ever.
     
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    yeah. nexus phones are still the best
     
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    Fixed
     
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    the only what?
     
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    Only phones to get more than one update
     
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    since I switched my iPhone 6 to my s7 I didn't have any reason to root my phone, besides sync my dual shock 4 in root mode I can't find a reason to root it, must of custom rom features are now included in the stock samsung official rom.
     
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    after i bought my nexus 6p i was prompted to update 4 times lol
     
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    As said above s6?
     
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    yes you could do that for a long time.
     
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    Alright just asking a little confused when I googled it