This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is the most commonly found storage medium on similar spec notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable 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 portable PCs that have an HDD storage media currently available which you might also want to consider including cheaper laptops such as the HP Zbook 15[plb_2253447_price], or the Lenovo T440p[plb_2279832_price].
If the storage medium of this many processor core laptop is too bad for you then you might also want to consider the ZBook 15[pl_1632630_price] (SSD and cheaper), the ZBook 17[pl_2036831_price] (SSD and cheaper), or the ZBook 15[pl_2156059_price] (SSD and cheaper) all from HP.