How to Root Samsung Galaxy Y S5360 and Install CWM Recovery

If you want to get more feature on your Samsung Galaxy Y or want to update it to Android Latest version then you first need to root Samsung Galaxy Y S5360. And then you need to install a custom recovery like CWM or TWRP. Then you can install custom ROM to your device.

Here in this article, I will teach you how to Root Samsung Galaxy Y S5360 and Install CWM Recovery.


This process may void your device warranty. We are not responsible for any damage occur to your device.

Checklist Before Installing Custom ROM

  • First, check your Device Model number from Settings>>About Phone. And make sure it is GT-S5360
  • Your Phone must be 80% charge at-least.
  • You must backup all your important data.
  • USB Debugging must be On in your device ( To turn it on navigate to Settings>>Manage Application>>Development>>USB Debugging ).


Download these files and transfer to your phone SD Card.

Steps to Root Galaxy Y S5360

  1. Switch Off your phone and reboot it in recovery mode by pressing and holding Volume Up + Home + Power key.
  2. Now Select ” Install Zip From SD Card “. And browse the root file. And select it.
  3. Wait for a few seconds. Your phone will automatically get unlock or root.
  4. Now to Install CWM Recovery again select Install from SD Card in recovery mode. Then chose the CWM recovery File.
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You have successfully rooted Samsung Galaxy Y S5360 and Install CWM Recovery. Now you have root access. You can install any custom ROM on your Galaxy Young.