This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is the most frequently found storage medium on medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time 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 that you might want to consider including because of it's better review score, the Satellite Pro L850[pl_1320414_price], or the Satellite Pro C70-B[pl_2356704_price] both from Toshiba or the HP EliteBook Folio 9480m[plb_2353372_price].
If the storage medium of this notebook PC is not good enough for you then you might also want to consider the T420s[pl_48433_price] (SSD and higher rated), or the S540[pl_2433540_price] (SSD and higher rated) both from Lenovo or the Fujitsu LifeBook E554[plb_2471974_price] (SSD and higher rated).