The Precision T5610 has a faster storage speed than most personal computers of a comparable spec and age to it. This computer has an HDD storage medium, whereas most PCs that are a similar age to it have an SSD storage medium. 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.
There are a number of alternative HDD computers currently available that you might also want to look at including the Z440 (£1,066.80), or the Z440 (£1,101.31) both from HP which is cheaper; or the HP Z420 (£1,506.93) which has better reviews.
Personal computers with a faster storage speed that might also be worth considering include the HP Z640 (£1,954.84) (SSD and cheaper) or the Lenovo P700 (£1,638.97) (SSD and higher rated).