Zojirushi is behind plenty of kitchen appliances. The Zojirushi EL-CAC60XZ Multicooker is also worth a look. It has 9 menu settings, so you can saute, simmer, steam, make yogurt/rice/quinoa, and keep your food warm. The cooker has 6qt capacity.
The cooker has a large heating plate with 1350-watt output. Costs $270 at this time.