This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, which is the most frequently found storage medium on portable PCs of a comparable age and type to it. 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.
There are a number of alternative notebook PCs that have an HDD storage media currently available which you might also want to look at including the Lenovo G50-70[plb_2915394_price] which is cheaper.
If the storage medium of this HP portable PC is not good enough for you then you might want to consider the HP EliteBook 820[plb_2697094_price] (SSD), or the DELL Latitude 13 3340[plb_2699016_price] (SSD) which is also cheaper.