The Inspiron 13 has a better storage medium than most laptops of a comparable age and type to it. This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, whereas most laptops that came out around the same time as it have an SSD storage medium. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.
This portable PC's storage medium (HDD) is actually the worst storage medium amongst all laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the Inspiron 13.
An SSD storage medium is the best storage medium amongst similar types of portable PC.
There are a number of other laptops that have an HDD storage media currently available which you might also want to look at including the DELL Inspiron 11[plb_2466808_price] which is cheaper; or the DELL Inspiron 11[plb_2503646_price] which has better reviews.
If the storage medium of this DELL laptop is too bad for you then you might also want to look at the Acer Switch 10[plb_2284700_price] (SSD), or the Lenovo 11e[plb_2971090_price] (SSD).