Unroot Samsung Galaxy J8 & Restore Stock ROM – Firmware Download!

In this article, I will display step by step instruction guide on how to unroot the Samsung Galaxy J8 with just one click. Furthermore, I will showcase three simple methods on the same. And also how to restore stock ROM on the Samsung Galaxy J8. Alright, let’s start.


About Samsung Galaxy J8

Here are some of the key features and specifications of the newly launched Samsung Galaxy J8 smartphone.

  • Firstly, it has 6 inches Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 720 by 720 pixels. A total of 274 pixels per inch.
  • And Samsung Galaxy J8 also comes with Android 8.0 OREO.
  • And under the hood, Samsung Galaxy J8 has a Snapdragon 450 chipset.
  • The Phone also comes with 4 GB Ram and 64 GB Storage. 
  • Furthermore, the camera sensor on Samsung Galaxy J8- 16MP + 5MP dual rear camera and 16MP front shooter.
  • Finally, the battery on Samsung Galaxy J8 is a non-removable 3500 mAh.

Also, Read – Various Problems & Issues on the phone & How to Fix Them. Tips & Tricks

What do you mean by Unroot or Unrooting the Samsung Galaxy J8 Android Phone?

Unroot or unrooting the Samsung Galaxy J8 Android device simply means going back. When you root the device, you get the permission to do extra customization on the phone. But due to some reason you want to go back and unroot the phone. So that the phone return to stock.


What are the advantages of Unrooting the Samsung Galaxy J8?

So, the only main advantage of unrooting the Samsung Galaxy J8 Android phone is to get the warranty back. The warranty is void when you root the device. When something goes wrong in the smartphone, you want to go back and unroot and claim the warranty. Unrooting is pretty easy and convenient for the users.

What if I have custom ROM installed on the phone? How do I go back to stock ROM or stock firmware?

  • First of all, Boot into recovery mode ie, TWRP custom recovery or CWM custom recovery on the Samsung Galaxy J8.
  • And then go to Backup and Restore > Restore > “Choose the backup file” (I am sure you did backup your current firmware before installing custom ROM on the phone)
  • And now reboot the phone. 
  • So, you are now back to stock ROM on the Samsung Galaxy J8. But the phone still has root access, to unroot the phone consider the steps below. 
  • UPDATE – This article is updated with Stock ROM download for the Galaxy J8. Check Below.

Do note that the above procedure does not Install Stock Recovery it only installs the stock ROM.

Also, Read Install Custom ROM on the phone.

How to Unroot the Samsung Galaxy J8 Android Phone?

Important points before Unrooting the Samsung Galaxy J8:

  • Firstly, charge the phone fully.
  • And only use genuine accessories such as data cable.
  • Carefully see step by step instruction guide.
  • Techdroidtips is not responsible if anything goes wrong with the smartphone.

Unroot Samsung Galaxy J8 Restore Stock ROM

Let’s Unroot the Samsung Galaxy J8: SuperSU METHOD 1

This method is for the users who rooted their Samsung Galaxy J8 with the help of SuperSU zip file.

  • Launch SuperSU app and go to setting. 
  • Scroll to the bottom.
  • And tap on “Full Unroot” button.
  • Let the process start and the device will reboot.
  • Finally, you have successfully unrooted your Samsung Galaxy J8 with the help of the SuperSU app.

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How to Unroot the Samsung Galaxy J8 with just one click: METHOD 2

Precautions – 

  1. Fully charge the phone.
  2. Turn on Wi-fi or mobile data network on your phone.

Lets Unroot Your Samsung Galaxy J8

  • Download KingoRoot Application on your smartphone.
  • Install the App on your Samsung Galaxy J8.
  • Open the app and click on Unroot Your Phone option in the app.
  • Let the process happen and make sure you do not interrupt the whole process.
  • That’s it congratulations you have successfully unrooted the Samsung Galaxy J8 with just one click. 

Also Read. Unlock the bootloader.

How to UnRoot Samsung Galaxy J8 with PC: METHOD 3

  • Download and install KingoRoot PC application on your computer or laptop.
  • And now connect the Samsung Galaxy J8 phone via data cable to your PC.
  • Next, Open the KingoRoot application.
  • And click on the “Remove Root” or “Unroot” option in the application.
  • Finally, congratulations just wait for a few minutes and voila your phone Samsung Galaxy J8 is now back to stock.

Stock ROM/Firmware Download for the Galaxy J8

UPDATE – 2nd August 2018

You can now download the stock ROM for the Samsung Galaxy J8. Kindly look at the points below for the stock Firmware Download.

  • Version do Android 8.0.0 Oreo
  • Stock ROM model number is SM-J810M
  • Country – Brazil
  • PDA J810MUBU1ARG1
  • Product code ZTO
  • Here

In conclusion, I hope this article helped you out in successfully unrooting the Samsung Galaxy J8. And if you have encountered any issues regarding unrooting the device then do let me know in the comment section below.