Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Exynos edition with codename greatlte is one of best selling Android phone in 2017. Powered with Samsung Exynos 8895 Octa chipset, the phone sports Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz & 4×1.7 GHz) CPU and Mali-G71 MP20 GPU. That monster hardware is also shipped inside a solid body framework having total dimension of 162.5 x 74.8 x 8.6 mm. The phone runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat on its 6.3 inches Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen display featuring 1440 x 2960 pixels resolution with 18.5:9 ratio and 521 ppi density.
For some users, that so-advanced smartphone will not at its full potential without rooting. However, obtaining root access requires advanced and risky way to go through. Luckily, there are many developers who have strong will to come up with useful tools and apps helping novice users gaining root access. Just like Team Win Recovery Project.
In this page you can download TWRP custom recovery flash-able .TAR file for Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Exynos, the Note 8 variant released for EMEA region including any countries in Europe, Middle East, and Africa. This custom recovery package requires Odin v3 application to flash the TWRP .TAR file from a computer onto the smartphone.
You can always check its latest version and download it from official TWRP website below:
Alternatively, below is the mirrored direct link for its version 3.1.1-0:
- This is for the Galaxy Note 8 Exynos (variants N950F/FD/X/N) and NOT for its Qualcomm Snapdragon edition which is released in America, China, Hongkong, Japan, and Canada.
- Samsung Firmware OTA (aka System Updates) will no longer work once you flashed custom binaries.
- KNOX security mechanism will be tripped once you flashed custom binaries to your phone.
- And if you really want to flash it, do not ever forget to firstly enable “OEM Unlock” option under Developer Options in Settings.
Credits and thanks for TWRP Developers.