I had this tablet briefly way back when it was new, but ended up returning it. I had some pretty severe screen uniformity/backlight bleed, which was apparently pretty common. Also the internal memory that Asus used in this model (and the TF300 also, I think) was known to be extremely slow, causing stuttering and lockups. I've been waiting for a Nexus 10 successor for so long, it seems like the Android Tablet market has stagnated pretty heavily...
This tablet is unstable and very laggy on Asus ROM. It's better with Cyanogenmod 10.2 ROM, but my Nook Color HD+ also on CM10.2 is consistently smoother and more responsive. Before changing to CM10.2, I did send the TF700T back to Asus. They changed it to an earlier Asus ROM which helped a tiny bit.
I have the Asus TF300, and have used the TF700 for a few weeks. Nice, zippy. However, honestly at this point you should consider a Venue 8 Pro, or a Lenovo Miix 8, both of which can be had for under $200 regularly. I like android, but the full desktop OS is a joy.
Bought the TF700 for $650 as a gift one week after it was released. It's the worst gadget investment ever for the price. Pros: Amazingly beautiful display that rivals the iPad, feature rich with keyboard, micro-SD card, dual cameras, and long battery life (up to 15 hours with the dock) Cons: Terrible emmc makes it slow for certain operations that you cannot replace, no official update to Kitkat
The best use for this is reading, light office work, Youtube and Netflix. If you only do those this should be fine. The web browsing performance is very bad due to the slow emmc storage, it's much worse than the cheaper Nook HD+. (was 1/3 of the price or less last year) However, video streaming like Youtube doesn't seem to have any performance issues to me. Not sure why. Official Kitkat optimized for this hardware could have helped but ASUS seems to have stopped updating the TF700.
The Nook HD+ is much better but to be fair that's due to CM10 and CM11...also Nook HD+ has much fewer features. At $200, it is not terrible for the above tasks if you "must" have a 10 inch tablet. However, I'd argue Nook HD+ provides much better performance for a lower price (if you are willing to load CM10/CM11 yourself..) You can get also Nexus 7 2013 32GB refurbished at Newegg for $165 but it has a smaller 7" display.
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