Koss R80 Headband Headphones - Black Reviews
Click to see larger image

Koss R80 Headband Headphones - Black

21 ratings (14 Epinions reviews)
Epinions Product Rating: Very Good
5 stars
7
4 stars
3
3 stars
1
2 stars
2
1 star
Share This!
  Ask friends for feedback

Where Can I Buy It?

$34.90
+$4.02 shipping eBay
$41.32
Free Shipping eBay
$43.15
+$7.50 shipping Walmart.com

Clear, but uneven sound

Sep 30, 2003
Review by  
Rated Show

Pros:Clear sound, loud, good highs, comfortable

Cons:Uneven bass & treble, volume balance

I bought these online, and tried them as a result of opinions on epinions.com. At first the headphones were uncomfortable, but started to fit right after a few hours. The construction on these headphones seem good, but the coiled cord is a bit annoying and in the way especially for shorter distances. Now the most important factor: the sound. They are nice and loud, so there is no problem with volume, and I could hear elements in the music I've never heard especially high pitched ones, BUT the side attached to the cord seemed louder than the other side. It also seemed that the Right (corded) side had all the bass and the other side had none. This became quite annoying listening to music. I tried these headphones with music on my computer, a portable CD player and a Sony shelf system, and the headphones showed the same behavior. I even rotated the phones to switch ears, and the "loud" side went from one ear to the other. This is very disappointing considering the good reviews.


Recommend this product? No


Share this product review with your friends   
Share This!


1-5 of 5 best deals

Koss R-80 Home Headphones Click Thumbnails to Enlarge Dynamic Element Construction Delivers Accurate Acoustic Sound Reproduction with a Wide Frequency...
eBay
Store Rating: 4.0
Free Shipping
Walmart.com
Store Rating: 3.0
+$7.50 shipping
Koss R80s R80 Professional Headphone 154336 Headphones Earphones Store About Us Shipping Policy Return Policy FAQs Contact Info Koss R80s R80 Professi...
eBay
Store Rating: 4.0
Free Shipping
Quality products at affordable prices. Check out our feedbacks and buy with confidence! Koss R-80 Home Headphones Features Neodymium iron boron magnet...
eBay
Store Rating: 4.0
Free Shipping
Koss R-80 studio-quality headphones feature a dynamic element construction that utilizes neodymium iron boron magnet structures for accurate acoustic ...
Sears Marketplace
Store Rating: 3.0
74.96
1-5 of 5 best deals     Why are these stores listed?