Instant Pot Pro Crisp and Duo Crisp are two popular kitchen appliances. When the users try to make decisions between these two, they find themselves in confusion as these models are quite similar. In this article, I am going to remove the confusion by telling you the subtle differences between Instant Pot Pro Crisp and Duo Crisp models.
Table of comparison
|Features||Instant pot duo crisp||Instant pot pro crisp|
|Model||11 in 1||11 in 1|
|Capacity||8 Quarts||8 quarts|
|Dimension (inch)||14.76 x 13.58 x 15.28||15.35 x 12.57 x 14.78|
|Weight||22.18 lbs||26.2 lbs|
|Color Varients||S/S + Black||Black|
|Control Panel||Digital + push button||Digital touch|
|Suitable for||8 persons||8 persons|
|Cooking functions||Pressure cooker, slow cooker, sterilize, slow cook, yogurt, rice cooker, steamer, saute pan, keep warm, air fry, dehydrate, bake, broil, roast||Pressure cooker, air fryer, slow cooker, steamer, dehydrate, bake, broil, roast, sous vide, saute, warm|
Functionally, both of the Instant pot multi cookers are the same. They have exactly the same cooking functions including pressure cooker, air fryer, slow cooker, steamer, dehydrate, bake, broil, roast, sous vide, saute and keep warm
If you look at the table of comparison, you will see that most of the features of Instant pot duo crisp and pro crisp are the same. Pro crisp is an upgraded version of duo crisp. Therefore, it has a few more advantages over the other. The pro crisp model has an inner liner, an additional lid for the pressure cooker, and a temperature setting option. Apart from these, the pro crisp model has a whisper quiet steam release system.
Advantages of Duo Crisp
- It is relatively cheaper than the conterpart.
- You will get multiple cooking functions in one cooker. Alhtough, the pro crisp also has all these functions.
Advantages of Pro Crisp
- Pro crisp is a newer version of multi-cooker compared to Duo Crisp that came in the market in late 2020.
- It has all the features of Duo crisp in addition to some advanced features.
- It has whisper quiet steam release system that ensures less noise while releasing the steam.
- The inner pot has easy grab handle. Therefore, you can serve the food on the table readily after cooking.
Which one is better?
Instant pot pro crisp is an updated version of duo crisp. It is a bit costlier than the counterpart but provides more value than the additional cost. Therefore, considering the features vs value, I think instant pot pro crisp is a clear winner and a better choice.