Bruce Berkoff, CEO of Enuclia Semiconductor, notes that there are "a maze of diferrent interfaces, resolutions, and other variations in flat-panel TV technology, particularly for hgih definition. HDTV must be able to work like a toaster…even top TV brands fuffer from complicated products."
Essentially, image processing systems are too complex and have a long way to go. Right now there is a wild mix complex designs with multiple processors and memory systems. An architecture is needed to improve performance and reduce costs.
Common Architectures for Flat-Panel Television(?)