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Western Digital to buy SanDisk in US$19b deal

New York

HARD-DISK drive maker Western Digital Corp said it would buy SanDisk Corp for about US$19 billion, giving it better access to flash memory storage chips used in smartphones and mobile devices.

SanDisk's shares rose to US$78.76 in premarket trading, but were well below the

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