This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many laptops of this spec and age. 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.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative laptops that have an HDD storage media currently available including cheaper portable PCs such as the Toshiba Qosmio X70-B[plb_2553370_price], or the Alienware 17[plb_2823242_price].
If the storage medium of this portable PC is not good enough for you then you might also want to consider the Lenovo ThinkPad T540[plb_2471953_price] (SSD) which is also cheaper.