iPhone and iPad owners will be happy to learn that there was a Skype update today which finally brings support for 720p HD video calls. Note that HD video calls is only supported on the fourth-gen iPad and the iPhone 5.
The full changelog reads:
– Call quality improvements
– Make HD quality video calls from your iPad 4.
– General improvements to call quality and stability. General fixes and improvements
– A redesigned country code picker on the dial pad.