The Flex 3 11 has a better storage medium than most comparable spec laptops that were launched around the same time as it. This notebook PC has an HDD storage media, whereas most portable PCs that came out around the same time as it 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.
An HDD storage media is actually the worst storage medium across all 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for more than a year.
An SSD storage media is the best storage medium across comparable types of laptop.
Portable PCs with a better storage medium that might be worth considering include the DELL XPS 12[plb_2396801_price] (SSD) which is also higher rated.