It is supposed to be either pronounced as just «у» or almost vanish. I prefer the latter, whereas this voice pronounced it. But I am quite young. I think, the sythesized voice might have been based on a voice of a speaker who is 40-50 years old and may have quite a number of habits different from mine.
My keyboard isn't set up to write Russian characters so I say 'skip' and it keeps repeating it anyway, fail fail fail