The storage speed of this personal computer is HDD, which is typical of many similar spec desktop computers that have been available for a comparable time to 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.
Personal computers with a faster storage speed that might be worth considering include the Shuttle DSA2LS[plb_2420911_price] (Flash).