This portable PC has an HDD storage media, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this spec and age. 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.
We compared this notebook PC to all the other laptops that have an HDD storage media and we think because of it's better review score, the HP 255 G3, the Acer Aspire E5-532, and the Lenovo B50-45 is also worth considering.
If the storage medium of this portable PC is not good enough for you then you might want to look at the Asus N550JK (SSD and higher rated), the Lenovo W541 (SSD and higher rated), or the HP Pro (SSD and higher rated).