The HP ProBook 655 G1 has a better storage medium than most many processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago. This portable PC has an SSD storage media, whereas most portable PCs of this age and spec have an HDD storage media. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.
This portable PC's storage medium (SSD) is actually the best storage medium across all many processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the ProBook 655 G1.
Across comparable types of portable PC the worst storage medium is HDD.
We compared this laptop to all the other laptops that have an SSD storage media and we think because of it's better review score, the NP905S3G[pl_1609044_price], and the NP905S3G[pl_1609044_price] both from Samsung is also worth considering.