This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a similar age and spec 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.
We compared this portable PC to all the other portable PCs that have an HDD storage media and we think the Lenovo G505, the Asus PU551LA, and the HP EliteBook 745 which has a better Rating is also worth considering.
If you are looking for a notebook PC with a better storage medium then you might want to consider the Acer Aspire V3-371 (ssd and higher rated), the HP Envy x2 (ssd and higher rated), or the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 (ssd and higher rated).