How to Root Samsung Galaxy S3 AT&T on Mac

In this article we will tell you how to root Samsung Galaxy S3 AT&T on Mac. Here’s the complete procedure.

There are various Network Carriers which provide the network to the mobile phones. Some of them are Verizon, 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.


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


By rooting the warranty of your mobile 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, so don’t try it on any other mobile and if you want to then try it on your own risk.


  1. Your mobile must be at least 70-80% charged.
  2. Enable the USB debugging mode (“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 drivers of Samsung Galaxy S3 or you can download Samsung Kies.

Steps to be followed to root Samsung Galaxy S3 AT&T are:

Step 1:

Connect your Samsung Galaxy S3 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.

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

Step 4:

Once the scripting is started, just press enter to root your Samsung Galaxy S3 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.

Step 6:

When your Samsung Galaxy S3 is finished rebooting, just open the app drawer of your Samsung Galaxy S3 and make sure you have SuperUser app already installed on your Samsung Galaxy S3. 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 is rooted, install an app naming Titanium Backup, and check that whether you are getting a SuperUser request.

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

Hope this article about how to root Samsung Galaxy S3 AT&T 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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