This portable PC has an HDD storage media, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched 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.
It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative portable PCs that have an HDD storage media currently available including the L850-1L4[pl_1320414_price], or the Satellite L70-B[pl_2364560_price] both from Toshiba or the HP Pavilion 17[plb_2369293_price] which has better reviews.
If you are looking for a portable PC with a better storage medium then you might also want to consider the Lenovo T420s[plb_48433_price] (SSD), the Toshiba Portégé Z30-A[plb_2435190_price] (SSD), or the DELL Latitude E6440[plb_2465947_price] (SSD) which also has a higher rating.