This laptop has an HDD storage media, which is typical of many many processor cores laptops that were released 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.
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If the storage medium of this HP laptop is not good enough for you then you might want to consider the Asus U500VZ[plb_2377740_price] (SSD and higher rated), or the AORUS X3 Plus[plb_2441342_price] (SSD and higher rated).