This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is the most frequently found storage medium on notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years. 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 portable PCs that have an HDD storage media currently available including cheaper portable PCs such as the DELL 5520[plb_1385146_price], or the Lenovo M30-70[plb_2558008_price].
If you want a notebook PC with a better storage medium then you might want to consider the Toshiba TECRA Z40[plb_2041288_price] (SSD and cheaper), or the Lenovo ThinkPad X240[plb_2055821_price] (SSD and cheaper).