Back in the spring of 2012, Canon's PowerShot G1 X large-sensor, fixed-zoom camera got us incredibly excited. Six months later, Sony stole its thunder with the RX100, which shrank the formula to pocket-size, yet still offered clear advantages over existing enthusiast compacts — not to mention the ever-present smartphone.
Now, Canon once more lays claim once more to the category it created with the brand-new Canon G7X, and Sony has a battle on its hands. It's perhaps a rather different battle than Canon was anticipating,…
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