The Chromebox 3010 has an SSD storage medium which is faster than most desktop computers of this age and spec. Most few processor core computers that have been around for around the same time as it have an HDD storage medium. Solid State Drives (SSD) store information in transistors on a circuit board rather than on optical or magnetic media. This has the advantage of being much faster than a traditional HDD drive.
An SSD storage medium is actually the best storage speed across all few processor core computers that have been around for around the same time as the Chromebox 3010.
Across similar types of computer the worst storage speed is HDD.
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