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Kin is not a knife maker, but a knife supplier, and I'd say their prices in general are nothing special. A lot of their knives will be rebranded OEM items. I have never heard them mentioned on kitchenknivesforum, so that maybe tells you something. If you live in Europe there is Japanesechefsknives.com and a few others. JCK will certainly have everything that Kin has, in one form or another, and more.
What exactly, if anything in particular, are you looking for in these knives you're considering? That is likely a better question for you to ask.
If you are looking for a 240 then you're in the ballpark.
I feel the Geshin Gonbei is the top pick in that price range for stainless, if you are in the States. Quality here is assured and Jon is very helpful also. http://www.japaneseknifeimports.com/kitchen-knives-14/kitchen-knives/gonbei.html
For a bit less there is the Hiromoto AUS10 http://www.japanesechefsknife.com/Hiromoto.html#Hiromoto
I don't know if you would consider carbon but for a little over-budget the Hiromoto AS is a bargain, also from JCK.