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Pentax ZXL QD 28-80 Zoom Camera Kit PX-CP-ZXL-SLR-KB31000 - The innovative PENTAX ZX-L SLR Camera features super-compact dimensions, simple operation, and PENTAX's original Auto Picture Mode with a large illuminated mode dial. Itsmulti-mode auto-exposure system makes it the perfect starter SLR not only forbeginners but also for intermediate photographers. In addition, it offers a hostof advanced features and user-selectable exposure modes for advancedphotographic applications and creative expressions

The Features

  • The ZX-L features11 Pentax Functions to customize the camera to the user's needs.
  • Wireless flash and high speed sync capabilities with the new AF360FGZ flash.
  • Intelligent Auto Picture Mode selects the proper program line for every photographic situation.
  • Illuminated mode dial shows what mode is selected.
  • Six selectable Picture Modes when the user wants more control over camera functions; plus, Aperture Priority, Shutter Priority, Bulb, and full manual.
  • Six-segment metering perfectly exposes photos in any light.
  • Three-point wide-frame autofocus with selectable Spot AF quickly focuses on the subject, even when it isn't in the center of the frame.
  • 1/4000-second high-speed shutter lets you capture fast moving subjects.
  • Auto bracketing and exposure compensation functions give the user freedom to experiment with difficult lighting conditions.
  • Predictive autofocus automatically engages when the camera detects subject movement.
  • Built-in auto pop-up flash with red-eye reduction gives extra illumination in low light conditions.
  • Viewfinder display provides a full range of exposure information, including the selected picture mode.
  • Large LCD panel that automatically illuminates in low light conditions allows the user to quickly reference important camera information.
  • Memory lock button allows the camera to memorize exposure information for 20 seconds while the shot is recomposed.
  • Multiple exposure function allows the user to create eye-catching images.
  • Optional remote control capability allows you to get in the picture without racing the self-timer.
Please note: KB31000 Pentax ZX-L Camera Body w/ 28-90 lens, Case,& Battery kit is shown on the picture.


Type: TTL autofocus, auto-exposure multi-mode 35mm SLR with built-in retractable TTL auto pop-up flash (RTF).
Film: 35mm perforated cartridge film.
Image Size: 24mm x 36mm.
Lens Mount: PENTAX KAF bayonet mount, compatible with KAF2, KA and K mounts.
Usable Lenses: PENTAX KAF2-, KAF-, KA- and K-mount lenses. (Autofocus possible with KA- and K-mount lenses using AF adapter).
Focusing System: Type: TTL phase-matching 3-point autofocus system (SAFOX IV) with selectable spot AF. Applicable illumination range: EV-1 ~ EV18 (at ISO100 with F1.4 lens). Mode: (1) AF (focus lock and predictive AF available); (2) Manual focus.
Exposure Control: Metering system: TTL open-aperture 6-segment metering (coupled with lens and AF information). Metering range: EV0 ~ EV21 (at ISO100 with F1.4 lens). Mode: (1) Auto Picture Mode; (2) Picture Mode; (3) Aperture-Priority AE; (4) Shutter-Priority AE; (5) Metered Manual; (6) Bulb. TTL programmed auto pop-up flash. Automatic exposure compensation in auto exposure mode by multi-segment metering. Exposure compensation: ±3EV (1/2EV steps). AE lock: 20-second AE lock with AE lock button.
Shutter: Type: Electronically controlled vertical-run focal-plane shutter. Speed: (1) Auto: 1/4000 sec. ~ 30 sec. (stepless); (2) Manual: 1/4000 sec. ~ 30 sec. and bulb; (3) Flash sync: 1/125 sec. ~ 30 sec. and bulb. Shutter lock: Main switch off. Diaphragm Control: Aperture-coupled mechanism (with PENTAX FA, F and A lenses).
Viewfinder: Type: Fixed molded penta-mirror type. Focusing screen: Natural-Bright-Matte focusing screen. Field of view: 92% vertically/horizontally. Magnification: 0.7X (with 50mm F1.4 lens at infinity). Diopter adjustment: -2.0 ~ +1.0m-1 (adjustable).
Viewfinder LCD Indication: With automatic brightness level adjustment in green or orange color: (1) In-focus; (2) RTF discharge (flash-use indication, recharge completion, non-applicable lens warning); (3) External flash status; (4) Shutter speed, aperture value, exposure compensation, and out-of-exposure coupling-range warning; (5) Standard Program, Portrait Program, Landscape Program, Close-Up Program, Action Program and Night-Scene Program; (6) Exposure compensation factor; (7) Bar graph; (8) Over- or underexposure indication in Metered Manual; (9) AE lock signal.
Mode Dial Indication: (1) Auto Picture Mode; (2) Standard Program; (3) Portrait Program; (4) Landscape Program; (5) Close-Up Program; (6) Action Program; (7) Night-Scene Program; (8) Shutter-Priority AE; (9) Aperture-Priority AE; (10) Metered Manual; (11) ISO film speed; (12) PCV sound (13) PENTAX Function.
External LCD Indication: With automatic illumination. (1) Film loading, film advance (single-frame/consecutive, film rewind, film loading error); (2) Exposure frame number; (3) Shutter speed and/or aperture value; (4) Manual-set film speed; (5) Audible PCV signal; (6) Auto pop-up flash function; (7) Flash use recommendation and recharge incomplete/complete; (8) Red-eye reduction flash; (9) Wireless flash mode; (10) High-speed sync mode; (11) Self-timer; (12) Remote control; (13) Multiple exposure; (14) Non-applicable lens warning; (15) Battery exhaustion warning; (16) Exposure compensation; (17) Auto bracketing.
Film Handling: Loading: Quick auto loading (automatic film advance to first frame). Advance/rewind: Automatic (mid-roll rewind possible). Advance mode: (1) Single; (2) Consecutive (approx. 2 frames/sec.).
Film Speed Setting: (1) Automatic with DX-coded film (ISO25 ~ ISO5000). (2) Manual (ISO6 ~ ISO6400).
Built-In Flash: Type: Series-control retractable TTL auto pop-up flash (RTF). Guide number: 36 (ISO100/ft.). Angle-of-view coverage: 28mm wide-angle lens. Daylight sync & slow-shutter sync: Discharge level automatically adjusted.
Flash Synchronization: With RTF and via hot shoe. Sync speed: 1/125 sec. set automatically with RTF or PENTAX dedicated flash unit at recharge completion.
Self-Timer: Electronically controlled type with 12-second delay. Cancellation possible.
Remote Control: Infrared wireless remote control. Instant release or 3-second-delay release switchable. AF activated or inactivated.
Drive Mode: (1) Single advance; (2) Consecutive Advance; (3) Self-timer; (4) Remote control (instant release); (5) Auto bracketing; (6) Multiple exposure.
PENTAX Function: 11 custom-programmable functions.
Data Imprinting: Available with optional PENTAX Data Back F.
Power Source: Two 3V lithium batteries (CR2 type).
Dimensions: 5.3" (W) x 3.6" (H) x 2.5" D (135.5mm x 92.0mm x 63.0mm).
Weight: 13.6 oz. (385g) without batteries.
ZX-L Date only
Date Imprinting: Five modes switchable: "Year-Month-Day," "Day-Month-Year," "Month-Day-Year," "Day-Hour-Minute" and blank.
Dimensions: 5.3" (W) x 3.6" (H) x 2.5" D (135.5mm x 92.0mm x 63.0mm).
Weight: 13.6 oz. (385g) without batteries