OnePlus Nord 3 rumors and reports have already revealed its design and most of its crucial specifications. A new leak reveals an interesting feature that will return to the popular Nord series.

The Chinese smartphone maker plans to bring back the IR Blaster sensor on the Nord 3 model, according to Max Jambor. It allows you to control your air conditioner, TV, and other home appliances using your smartphone as a remote control. Further, this feature will even be paired with a dedicated application for better control.

According to the tipster, the device appears to be an Ace 2V model that was previously launched in China. As a result, we already know what features will be available with the Nord 3. This device features a tall 6.74-inch OLED display with Full HD+ resolution and 120Hz refresh rate. It will be powered by a MediaTek Dimensity 9000 SoC, paired with up to 12GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage.

The rear of the phone will feature a 64MP triple camera setup, while the front will have a 16MP selfie shooter. OnePlus Nord 3 will be powered by a large 5,000mAh battery that supports 80W fast charging. Stay tuned for more updates regarding this handset, which is expected to be announced sometime between May and June 2023.