Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 18th Jun 2013 17:45 UTC
Google "I can't find one person who has been using the Nexus 7 for an extended period of time, and hasn't seen a massive downgrade in performance. Just what kind of downgrade are we talking here? I cannot pick up my Nexus 7 without experiencing problems like a lag of ten seconds, or more, just to rotate the display; touches refusing to acknowledged; stuttering notification panel actions; and unresponsive apps." Fully and utterly agreed. My Nexus 7 was blazing-fast and awesome for a few months, and at some point, it just started sucking. Just like that. I've tried loads of ROMs, and nothing helps.
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by gan17 on Tue 18th Jun 2013 18:12 UTC
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I might be that one person that hasn't seen any performance downgrade. I wouldn't call myself a "power user" (my rooting/flashing days are long gone), but I do use it almost every day, more now than before as a matter of fact.

Don't have that many apps or media installed on mine unit (still 8GB+ free), so that might be why I'm not having problems.

Did some checking and found that it's usually one (or more) of these problems listed here gives users this lag;
http://www.howtogeek.com/164106/why-is-my-nexus-7-so-slow-8-ways-to...
From what I can tell, the TRiM problem is the biggest culprit, and the solution to run the ForeverGone App seems to fix it for most people.

Edited 2013-06-18 18:16 UTC

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