This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a similar type and age 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 other notebook PCs that have an HDD storage media currently available which you might also want to consider including cheaper notebook PCs such as the Acer Aspire ES1-411[plb_2542526_price].
If you are looking for a portable PC with a better storage medium then you might want to look at the HP Stream 11 Pro[plb_2688535_price] (SSD), or the Toshiba C40-C[plb_2972022_price] (SSD).