Depending on the size of your kitchen, how much you’re comfortable with kitchen gadgets lifting, or how much you need to cook, the Instant Pot Mini might be the right electric pressure cooker for you.
The quick summary of the Instant Pot 3 quart dimensions is based on the information provided by the company and this allows you to compare the available mini models side-by-side.
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Instant Pot Mini Dimensions and Available Models
The 3 quart Instant Pot mini is currently available in three models and you may be able to find the two discontinued models online:
- Duo Plus
- Lux (discontinued)
- Duo Nova (discontinued)
The Instant Pot Mini Duo Nova was the last 3 quart option introduced in August 2019 and the series has since been discontinued.
All the Instant Pot Minis run about 11.5 inches by 10.2 inches by 11 inches, give or take fractions of an inch. And all of the Instant Pot 3 quart models weight approximately 9 lbs, or a little less.
And if you’re concerned about the overall weight of an Instant Pot, try moving it in pieces (e.g. the lid, liner, and base heating element). Each part of the Instant Pot adds weight, and separately are much lighter.
Now let’s take a look at the Instant Pot Mini dimensions, model by model.
Instant Pot 3 Quart Dimensions By Model
Here’s a side-by-side comparison of the Instant Pot 3 Quart dimensions for the Mini Lux, Duo, Duo Nova, Duo Plus, and Ultra models. The Instant Pot Mini dimensions are fairly close in terms of size and weight.
Overall each ranges from about 11.5 to 11.8 inches in length with most models being 11.5. The widths range from 10.2 to 10.51 inches.
The height of most of the Instant Pot Mini models is 11 inches, with only the Mini Lux being slightly shorter at 10.5. inches. This makes sense given the handles on the other models compared to the Mini Lux.
|Duo 3 Quart Mini||11.8||10.5||11||8.65 lbs|
|Duo Plus 3 Quart Mini||11.5||10.2||11||8.8 lbs|
|Ultra 3 Quart Mini||11.5||10.5||11||9 lbs|
|Lux 3 Quart Mini (discontinued)||11.5||10.51||10.5||8.5 lbs|
|Duo Nova 3 Quart Mini|
Currently, the Instant Pot Max, Smart, Viva, Pro, and Duo Gourmet are not made in the 3 quart size.
More about the Instant Minis
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