I recently rooted my new Galaxy S6 Edge and wanted to install Xposed framework. I tried once but ended up bricking my new S6 Device and loosing my warranty too. I don’t care about warranty and all but yes, i wanted my Galaxy S6 back and working. So i had to flash the stock firmware using Odin. But again i tried installing Xposed Framework and this time it was another build which was successfully flashed and now my S6 Edge has Xposed installed. So in this guide i will be showing you how to install Xposed Framework in any Samsung Galaxy device running Android Lollipop and Marshmallow. I have tested it on My S6 Edge SM G925I running Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. It will work for all flagship galaxy devices starting from Galaxy S5, Note 4/5, Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 Edge, Galaxy S6 Edge+, Galaxy S7, S7 Edge etc. running Android 5.1.1 Lollipop and 6.0 Marshmallow.
This Xposed was build and maintained by developer @rovo89, so don’t forget to give credits to him.
- Stock (Odexed and Deodexed) 5.1/6.0 Roms
- CWM recovery or TWRP Recovery installed
We have four different Xposed Framework installer which depends upon OS and device’s processor type. For eg.
- ARM (devices running arm32 OS includes devices like GS5 and Note 4 etc.).
- ARM64 (devices running arm64 OS includes devices like Galaxy S7/S6, Note5 and all their variants,
- SDK 21 (Android 5.0) SDK22 ( Android 5.1) and SDK23 ( Android 6.0 Marshmallow)
To check which type of processor your device is running on, install and open “Hardware Info” app from PlayStore. After you checked the processor and Android OS version, go ahead and download correct Xposed zip file for your device. The Xposed installer APK will remain same for all. See screenshots,
Installing Xposed Framework in Samsung Galaxy Devices
Step 1: Download and Copy the Xposed file and the uninstaller to your sdcard. Download links are at the end of this post.
Step 2: Install Xposed installer APK (You can also install it after flashing Xposed zip). This is universal app that can be installed in any Android device. Also check Download and Install Xposed Installer APK with Material Design UI
Step 3: Now Turn off your Samsung Galaxy device and boot into Custom recovery Mode by pressing and holding Power+Volume up+Home button simultaneously for 5-6 Seconds.
Step 4: Make a Nandroid backup before flashing Xposed Framework zip file (Very important step).
Step 5: Once backup is done, tap on “Install” button and locate the Xposed framework Zip file that you copied earlier in your device’s Sdcard or internal memory.
Step 6: Now tap on Xposed Zip file and then slide to start installing Xposed framework in your Samsung Galaxy device.
Step 7: Now Simply REBOOT your Galaxy device and wait for it to boot completely. It took my S6 Edge more than 20 minutes to boot. So keep calm and wait.
Step 8: Now once reboot is completed, you can go ahead and start installing Xposed Modules in your Samsung galaxy S6 devices.
Xposed.zip Flashable file for all other Samsung Devices running on Android 6.0 and 6.01
- Xposed Framework for ARMv7 Marshmallow devices
- Xposed Framework for ARM64 Marshmallow devices
- Xposed Framework for x86 Marshmallow devices
Xposed Zip for Samsung Devices Running on Android 5.0 and 5.1
Download the latest build which is Xposed-v85 at the time of writing this post.
- xposed-sdk21-arm.zip (Normal devices)
- xposed-sdk21-arm64.zip (64-Bit, Next Gen Processors)
- xposed-sdk21-x86.zip (32-Bit, Intel Based processors)
- xposed-sdk22-arm.zip (Most of the devices)
- xposed-sdk22-arm64.zip (64-Bit, Next Gen Processors)
- xposed-sdk22-x86.zip (32-Bit, Intel Based Processor)
Watch Xposed Framework installation Video Tutorial:
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