1. theurbanhippie

    ATH M-50 vs. Onkyo ES FC-300 vs KRK KNS 8400

    Hey all! I'm narrowing my choices for my next set of cans to replace the old garbage I'm using now, and I'd really like the input! The first contender is the ever-popular ATH M50. I know they're the go-to set for most people who are just getting into the game or looking for a nice pair they...
  2. onebigunion

    Onkyo ES-FC300 owners - how bad is the connector?

    I'm really interested in a closed phone in this price range and think the sound signature would appeal to me.  The only thing putting me off is the non-standard connection of the cord to the phone.  Just how bad is it?  Assuming I just connect the cord and never disconnect, is it likely I will...
  3. imackler

    Consumer Electronics Show CES 2013 (January 8-11) Post News and Pictures Here!

    The CES show often has lots of headfi news and sometimes headfiers are there to give impressions and take pictures. Maybe others will value a single thread for this news as much as I will!
  4. Datastream

    Onkyo ES-FC300 Issues...

    I purchased a pair of Onkyo ES-FC300 (32OHM) for hip-hop music and I've tested them out on various devices.. PC (Gigabyte H55M-UD2H) , Phone (Android +ViperFX Mod) and HiFi with External Amp using CDS and Flacs.    The High/Lows and Bass response is really none existent on my PC and with a...
  5. TurtleEars

    Onkyo HS-FC300 and Senn Amperior: Brief reviews and comparison

    I'm in a search for sealed headphones to use during airplane flights and during recording (to lay down vocal tracks on top of previously recorded tracks). My current headphones are Sennheiser HD545, (which are sonically similar to the HD600, but are said to be less refined).    I ordered both...
  6. AdamITR

    Audio Technica ATH-M50 vs. Shure SRH750DJ vs. Onkyo ES-FC300

    Audio Technica ATH-M50 vs. Shure SRH750DJ vs. Onkyo ES-FC300    Looking at the above headphones.  I will be using an Bellari HA-540 Tube Headphone Amp, and a Firestone Dac, Mac Mini.  I listen to music like Adele, Beatles, Maroon 5, Jackson Browne, etc.  Any recommendations?    Thanks!
  7. MEJazz

    Onkyo ES-FC300 vs AKG K545

    I purchased a pair of AKG K545, my first AKGs, and absolutely love them for their sound quality + build + style. I like to have some bass and the bass response of these AKGs is just perfect. Recently i came across Onkyo ES-FC300 which looks VERY similar to the K545 but the reviews suggests they...
  8. Chooldude

    headphones for under $100?

    hello head-fi community I have been reading the threads for a while but finally decided to start my own. I am new to real audio quality and am FAR from considering myself and audiophile. I listen to classical music and 80s rock along with dubstep. I am looking for a new set of headphones but...
  9. Xoepe

    Headphones Under $250

    Hello. I am new to sound and dont know the terminology much. Anyways im looking for headphones to replace my broken Sol Republic Master Tracks XC. I listen to rap/hip hop both old school and newer stuff. I have been looking at the Beyerdynamic Custon One Pros's and the Audio Technica ATH-M50X's...
  10. Rodawg

    Best on-ear basshead phones! Which 2 get? HipHop/RAP BASS LOVER!!

    Hey guys! I listen to rap/hip-hop and alot of other genres but i really love the bass so help me out! I am looking for a good overhead gym headphone that has good quality sound with bass! I know beats are really bashed on these forums, and am looking for a good alternative, (yes i know...
  11. Onkyo ES-FC300 On-Ear Headphones

    Onkyo ES-FC300 On-Ear Headphones

    Take Onkyo's high quality audio everywhere you go with a pair of ES-FC300 On-Ear Headphones. Built to deliver maximum fidelity at a realistic price, these stylish aluminum-encased headphones have a lot to offer anyone who loves music. The ES-FC300 incorporates a flat elastomer cable that keeps...