A multicooker is a pressure cooker, slow cooker, yoghurt maker, rice cooker, soup maker and more all rolled into one. If you want a countertop appliance that'll help you to make healthy food from scratch or are looking for a low-effort way to make great meals, this is the appliance for you. 

We've rounded up the best discounts on Instant Pots and other multicookers from around the web. Traditionally, multicookers and air fryers are different beasts, but we've found a few appliances that do it all.

For present buying suggestions and to take the work out of finding the best discounts, have a look at our round-up of the best Christmas tech deals and our guide to the best tech gifts for Christmas.

Best Instant Pot deals

1. Instant Pot Duo Crisp & Air Fryer 11-in-1 Multicooker 5.7 litre

From: Amazon

Was: £179.99

Now: £134.99  (£45 off)

It's not as good as the Black Friday deal but Amazon is still selling this ridiculously versatile appliance for £45 less than Argos. It has 11 functions, including an air fryer, sous-vide and pressure cooker.

2. Ninja Foodi Max 15-in-1 7.5 litre

From: Ninja Kitchen

Was: £299.99

Now: £269.99  (£30 off)

This 7.5 litre multicooker will give you 15 cooking modes including pressure cooking, air frying, slow cooking, grilling and five combi-steam mode functions.

3. Instant Pot Duo Star Wars (US)

From: Amazon

Was: $99.95

Now: $79.99  ($19.96 off)

One of these Star Wars Instant Pots would make a brilliant Christmas gift. The only snag is that only BB-8 has a big discount. The rest, including Darth Vadar, Baby Yoda, R2D2 and a stormtrooper, cost from $99.95-$147.90. 

4. Instant Pot Duo Plus 9-in-1 5.7 litre

From: John Lewis

Was: £119.99

Now: £90.00  (£29 off)

This Instant Pot does absolutely everything - it's a pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, yoghurt maker and steamer - plus you can use it as a sous-vide. And all for a really great price.

5. Ninja Foodi Max 9-in-1

From: Ninja Kitchen

Was: £229

Now: £179.99  (£50 off)

The Foodi MAX can pressure cook, air crisp, slow cook, steam, sear/saute, bake and roast, grill, make yoghurt and dehydrate. You can sometimes get it for less than the RRP but this is a solid discount and it's unlikely to go lower. Currys also has the deal, if Ninja sells out.

6. Instant Pot Duo Star Wars (UK)

From: Amazon

Was: £99.99

Now: £92.50  (£7.49 off)

This Instant Pot doesn't have a huge discount but we wanted to include it because - well, have you seen it? In the UK, you can only get R2D2 for now, but in the US, Amazon also sells BB-8, baby Yoda, Darth Vader and stormtrooper designs.

7. Instant Pot Pro 6-Quart Multi-Use Pressure Cooker

From: Instant Home

Was: $129.99

Now: $119.95  ($10.05 off)

This 10-in-1 pressure cooker can sous vide and bake cakes. It's a newer model with 28 customizable one-touch programs and a large LCD display. The discount has dropped to just $10 now.