You can now install apps that require root previleges into the Galaxy Tab 2 10.1-inch from Samsung as the tablet has been rooted by a forum member from XDA Developer. This is pretty quick as the tablet was just released couple of weeks ago as the next gen of Galaxy Tab 10.1.
This tablet is featuring Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich by default, and has a Corning Gorilla Glass screen protecting the screen. This tablet is also one of the big screen tablet that could make or receive phone calls. It’s rare for people to receive call via big tablet, but it’s always good to have another line at home. However, the phone call function is only available for 3G version of the tablet, which is only available in some countries, especially Asian region.
Since it’s been rooted, you can also install custom ROMs and apk files. According to Weltwon, you will need the following files to root the Galaxy Tab 2 10.1:
- ODIN 1.85 package
As for the detail of HowTo, you read them here: [How To] Root – Galaxy Tab 2 10.1