The storage speed of this desktop computer is HDD, which is typical of many few processor core personal computers that have been available for around the same time as it. A Hard Disk Drive (HDD) is the traditional storage method for computers. A HDD stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are cheap, but they are slower than Flash and SSD bases storage systems.
Alternative HDD PCs currently available that you might want to look at include because of it's better review score, the Asus GR8[plb_2906916_price].
PCs with a faster storage speed that might be worth looking at include the Asus Chromebox[plb_2403418_price] (SSD), or the MSI DC111[plb_2580346_price] (SSD) which is also higher rated.