This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is the most commonly found storage medium on comparable spec portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as 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 think you might also be interested in some of the other notebook PCs that have an HDD storage media currently available including cheaper portable PCs such as the Latitude 15 5000, or the Inspiron 15 both from DELL.
If the storage medium of this portable PC is too bad for you then you might also want to consider the Acer Aspire E5 (Hybrid-HDD) which is also cheaper.