How to Root Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G (SM-G998U, SM-G9980) Easily [Simple Steps]

Today, will share a glorious news with Galaxy S21 Ultra (SM-G998U, SM-G9980) owners. According to XDA Senior Member afaneh92, unofficial TWRP 3.5.0_10-1 has been released for Galaxy S21 Ultra (SM-G998U, SM-G9980). This smartphone comes with corning gorilla glass victus protection, 6.8 inches display, 1440 x 3200 pixels screen resolution, 128GB internal storage space, Qualcomm SM8350 Snapdragon 888 processor, Adreno 660 graphics processing unit, 108MP rear camera and LED flash. If you have managed to unlock bootloader of S21 Ultra (SM-G998U, SM-G9980), then you can root your phone. You can install Magisk v22.0 on your phone after installing TWRP v3.5.0 Recovery. will help you in rooting S21 Ultra SM-G9980. Previously, I have published the simple instructions for performing a hard reset of Samsung Galaxy S10e SM-G970F. Now, I will discuss about the step-by-step tutorial to root Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G SM-G9980.

I am expecting that you will be able to root S21 Ultra (SM-G998U, SM-G9980) using Magisk v22.0 without experiencing problem after reading the tutorial written in This method will remove the factory restrictions of your phone. S21 Ultra (SM-G998U, SM-G9980) may lose warranty after being rooted. It will let you enjoy many Custom ROM on your phone. This method will also let you enjoy many other benefits on your phone.

You must save your private documents securely including messages and contacts before rooting S21 Ultra (SM-G998U, SM-G9980), because there is a possibility of losing all documents from your phone. If you are a big fan of Custom ROM and planning to install it on your S21 Ultra SM-G9980, then you must be eagerly waiting to root your phone.

Below are the steps using which you can root S21 Ultra (SM-G998U, SM-G9980). will not be responsible if your phone got broken while being rooted using Magisk v22.0. S21 Ultra battery must be above 84 percentage before following the rooting steps. You will not be able to root your phone without unlocking its bootloader.

How to Root Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G (SM-G998U, SM-G9980) Easily [Simple Steps]

1. First you have to unlock Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G (SM-G998U, SM-G9980) bootloader.

2. Download and install Odin3 v3.14.1 and 7-Zip file on PC.

3. Download TWRP 3.5.0_10-1 for Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G (SM-G998U, SM-G9980). It is developed by XDA Senior Member afaneh92.

4. Install USB driver on desktop for your phone.

5. Start Odin3 v3.14.1 on your computer.

6. Turn off your phone.

7. Connect your phone with computer via USB cable while pressing Volume down button and Volume up button simultaneously.

8. Release Volume down button and Volume up button after you see a Warning message on your phone. Press Volume Up button to put your Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G (SM-G998U, SM-G9980) into download mode.

9. Click “AP” button in Odin and select the “TWRP 3.5.0_10-1″ file.

10. Click “Start” button in Odin to install TWRP Recovery on your phone.

11. Download Magisk v22.0 zip file for S21 Ultra. It is developed by XDA Senior Recognized Developer topjohnwu.

12. Transfer Magisk zip file to your phone from your computer.

13. Turn off your phone, then press Volume up button and power button simultaneously to put your S21 Ultra into Recovery Mode.

14. Tap “Install” button on your phone after entering into TWRP Recovery mode.

15. Select the Magisk v22.0 zip file that you have transferred to your phone.

16. You will be able see “Swipe to Confirm Flash” option on your phone. You have to swipe using your finger.

17. Tap “Reboot” button after installing Magisk on your phone.

You have successfully rooted S21 Ultra (SM-G998U, SM-G9980). If you are experiencing any difficulty while rooting S21 Ultra using Magisk v22.0, then don’t hesitate to share your issue with Please submit your email address and subscribe to get more information regarding Galaxy S21 Ultra. You must check your email to activate subscription. I’ll help you in rooting your phone. [Source]

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