How to Root Galaxy S3 Sprint on Mac

In this article we will tell you how to root Galaxy S3 Sprint on Mac. Here’s the complete procedure:

There are various Network Carriers which provide the network to the mobile phones. Some of them are Sprint, AT&T, BTC, Digicel, Nextel, Claro, Tigo, etc. So if you are using a carrier and want to unlock any other carrier for free then just follow the steps given below in order to do so.

Samsung Galaxy S3 is one of the best phones launched by Samsung. It Contains 1.4 GHz Cortex-A9 Quad-core processor with 1 GB RAM, Android 4.0.4 ICS, 8MP Rear and 2MP Front camera, and many more exciting features.

Note: It is recommended that before starting with the topic you must read the disclaimer and pre-requisite.


By rooting, warranty of your Samsung Galaxy S3 Sprint will be voided. We are not responsible if anything wrong happens in between the process. And just to be sure that this article is only for Samsung Galaxy S3 Sprint, so don’t try it on any other mobile and if you want to then try it yourself.


  1. Your mobile must be at least 70-80% charged.
  2. Enable the Debugging Mode(USB) (“Settings” -> “Manage Applications” -> “Development” -> “USB Debugging”)
  3. Make sure that you’ve backed up all of the necessary data.
  4. And last but not the least install USB drivers of Samsung Galaxy S3 Sprint or you can download Samsung Kies.

Steps to be followed to root Samsung Galaxy S3 Sprint are:

Step 1:

Connect your Samsung Galaxy S3 Sprint on your Mac using the data cable provided with your Samsung Galaxy S3.

Step 2:

Just, download Motochopper file and paste it to your Mac’s desktop.

Step 3:

Now, open the terminal and type the following commands to start rooting your Samsung Galaxy S3 Sprint.

  • cd Desktop
  • cd Motochopper
  • chmod 755 *
  • sudo sh

Step 4:

Once the scripting is started, just press enter to root your Samsung Galaxy S3 Sprint and don’t forget to allow the USB debugging.

Step 5:

Once the process is finished do not forget to press enter in order to reboot your Samsung Galaxy S3 Sprint.

Step 6:

When your Samsung Galaxy S3 Sprint is finished rebooting, just open the app drawer of your Samsung Galaxy S3 Sprint and make sure you have SuperUser app already installed on your Samsung Galaxy S3 Sprint. If you don’t have it, then you can download the app, and install it.

Step 7:

In order to confirm that your Samsung Galaxy S3 Sprint is rooted, install an app naming Titanium Backup, and check that whether you are getting a SuperUser request or not.

So, by following these simple steps you can root your Samsung Galaxy S3 Sprint on Mac.

Hope this article about how to root Galaxy S3 Sprint on Mac helped you.



Prashant Sharma

Prashant Sharma is a Delhi based Entrepreneur who spent most of his college days polishing his marketing skills and went for his first business venture at 19. Having tasted failure in his entrepreneurial debut, he turned a Tech-enthusiast, specializing in web technologies later. Join him on Google Plus

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