The Switch SW5-012 has a better storage medium than most 2 in 1 laptops that were released more than two years ago. This notebook PC has an HDD storage media, whereas most 2 in 1 laptops that were released more than two years ago have an SSD storage media. 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.
This laptop's storage medium (HDD) is actually the worst storage medium amongst all portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the Switch SW5-012.
The best storage medium amongst comparable types of laptop is SSD.
Notebook PCs with a better storage medium that might be worth looking at include the Toshiba U920t[plb_1453648_price] (SSD) which also has a higher rating.