The OMEN 15 has an SSD storage medium which is better than most laptops of a similar spec and age to it. Most gaming laptops that were launched around the same time as it have an HDD storage medium. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.
This laptop's storage medium (SSD) is actually the best storage medium amongst all gaming laptops that came out more than a year ago.
An HDD storage medium is the worst storage medium across similar types of laptop.
We think you might also be interested in some of the other laptops that have an SSD storage media currently available including because of it's better review score, the 13[pl_2959109_price], or the 13[pl_2959109_price] both from Alienware.